Workbook Cover, ca. 1893

  • Sioux, Native American

Ink on paper

  • Overall: 11 1/4 × 8 1/2 inches (28.6 × 21.6 cm)

Founders Society Purchase


Inscribed with title: Butte Creek | Government Day School | Rosebud Agency, S.D. Stamped in small red letters below title: I. Geo. Wright, U.S. Indian Agent.

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, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Sioux, Native American, Workbook Cover, ca. 1893, ink on paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.756.1.