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Indian Legends from Missouri / W. Richard West

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This painting and 29 others by West were meant to represent Indian legends from various states.

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Title(s): 
Indian Legends from Missouri
Creator(s): 
W. Richard West (Artist)
Culture: 
Native American; Southern Cheyenne
Date: 
1958
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas, possibly acrylic
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift to Gilcrease Museum from publishers Lyons and Carnahan
Accession No: 
01.2281
Previous Number(s): 
0127.2281; 18906
Department: 
Signed by hand in paint, "Dick West" in lower left on recto; Handwritten notes are present on artwork; Inscribed by hand in pencil, "Missouri/SHOT" on upper stretcher on verso.
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