Workbook Page, ca. 1893

  • Sioux, Native American

Ink and paper

  • Framed: Sheet: 10 5/8 × 8 inches (27 × 20.3 cm)

Founders Society Purchase

81.757.2

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Children's art
  • Sioux
  • Paper (fiber product)
  • Ink
  • Student drawings
  • Workbook
  • Map
  • Page
  • Rosebud indian reservation

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed in ink on lower left: Arthur W. Feathertail | 15 Years old | 3rd Years Grade | 4 Years in School | Two kettle Sioux Indian

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

Rights Status

Sioux, Native American, Workbook Page, ca. 1893, ink and paper. Detroit Institute of Arts, Founders Society Purchase, 81.757.2.