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White Plume, Chief of the Kansas, (painting)

Catalog Data

Painter:
Miller, Alfred Jacob 1810-1874  Search this
Subject:
White Plume  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor and gouache on paper
Culture:
Indian  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Gilcrease Museum 1400 North Gilcrease Museum Road Tulsa Oklahoma 74127-2100 Accession Number: 0236.1059
Date:
1836
Notes:
Troccoli, Joan Carpenter, "Alfred Jacob Miller: Watercolors of the American West from the Collection of the Gilcrease Museum," Tulsa, OK: Thomas Gilcrease Museum Association, 1990, no. 6.
Tyler, Ron, ed., "Alfred Jacob Miller: Artist of the Oregon Trail," Fort Worth, TX: Amon Carter Museum, 1982, no. 307A.
Summary:
Portrait of White Plume turned in profile to the left, his long hair falling over his shoulders. He wears a feathered headband, and beaded necklaces.
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Portrait male--Profile  Search this
Ethnic--Kansa  Search this
Occupation--Other--Chief  Search this
Control number:
IAP 43590559
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_412629