Workbook, ca. 1893

  • Sioux, Native American

Watercolor, gouache, ink and graphite on paper and cardboard, bound with ribbon

  • Framed: Overall: 10 5/8 × 8 1/2 × 9/16 inches (27 × 21.6 × 1.4 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

V2015.4

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Children's art
  • Sioux
  • Teachers
  • Students
  • Education
  • Arithmetic
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ribbon
  • Ink
  • Gouache
  • Cardboard
  • Watercolor
  • Exercises
  • Watercolors
  • Student drawings
  • Landscapes (representations)
  • Letters (correspondence)
  • Essays
  • Workbook
  • Map
  • Rosebud indian reservation

Provenance

I. George Wright, U.S. Indian Agent (Rosebud Agency, South Dakota, USA); his daughter; obtained by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981] in Chicago; purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA); 1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status