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Sculptor:
Carlson, George 1940-  Search this
Medium:
Figure: bronze with brown patina; Base: pink terrazzo
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Genesee Country Museum Gallery of Sporting Art 1410 Flint Hill Road Mumford New York 14511
Date:
1988. Copyrighted 1988
Notes:
Save Outdoor Sculpture, New York survey, 1993.
Image on file.
(Base, front:) "Carlson/1988 (copyright symbol) 7/12" signed
The information provided about this artwork was compiled as part of the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Inventories of American Painting and Sculpture database, designed to provide descriptive and location information on artworks by American artists in public and private collections worldwide.
Summary:
A Plains Indian chief with arms outstretched in a gesture of welcome. He is dressed in shirt, beads, presidential peace medal, and fringed buckskin leggings. He wears a ceremonial buffalo robe that drapes over his proper right foot. His proper right hand holds an eagle wing fan.
Topic:
Ethnic--Plains Indians  Search this
Occupation--Other--Chief  Search this
Dress--Ceremonial--Indian Dress  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Indian Dress  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Courtesy  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Fan  Search this
Object--Other--Medal  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Control number:
IAS NY000218
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_321243