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Untitled (Drawing)

1874

Tall Bear

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Title

Untitled (Drawing)

Date

1874

Artist

Description

Drawing; Lance, mounted Native North American warrior on a green coloured horse with red half moon marks fighting with two White soldiers who are on the ground. One of the White soldiers is holding a whip. The Native North American warrior is using a cavalry sabre to strike the head of the bearded soldier who he already shot in the abdomen with an arrow. The warrior has a painted red face, long hair with a feather, long shell earring and a long German silver discs ornament hanging from his head. An animal skin quiver is visible hanging from his back.
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Location

USA

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