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Painter:
Tsireh, Awa 1898-1955  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on paper
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Corcoran Gallery of Art 500 17th Street, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20006 Accession Number: 37.62
Date:
1917-1920
Notes:
"American drawings, watercolors, pastels and collages in the collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art," Washington, D.C.: Corcoran Gallery of Art, c1983.
"American drawings, watercolors, pastels and collages in the collection of the Corcoran Gallery of Art," Washington, D.C.: Corcoran Gallery of Art, c1983, pg. 187.
(Lower right:) Awatsireh 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 male Native American performing a ceremonial dance.
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Dress--Ethnic--Indian Dress  Search this
Ceremony--Dance  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08260716
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_374013