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Two Cheyenne horsemen in ceremonial dress, c. 1877


11th of 16 original unsigned pencil sketches in ledger book; pencil, crayon and watercolor sketch of 2 Cheyenne horsemen, in ceremonial dress, with spears, standing beside their horses at right; 2 tepees in lower left foreground. [See: Joyce Szabo, 'Chief Killer and a New Reality: Narration and Description in Fort Marion Art', American Indian Art Magazine, Vol. 19, No. 2 (Spring 1994), 50-57.]
Oblong small folio, contained in ledger; no margins; edges slightly frayed.
Providence, Dana's Old Corner Bookshop, 1947.
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Chief Killer, "Two Cheyenne horsemen in ceremonial dress, c. 1877" (1877). Prints, Drawings and Watercolors from the Anne S.K. Brown Military Collection. Brown Digital Repository. Brown University Library.