Ceremonial Sweat Tipi / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Ceremonial Sweat Tipi
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1890
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 12 x 16 3/4 in. (30.5 x 42.5 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1964
Accession No: 
0136.39
Department: 
Signed, "J.H.Sharp" in lower left; Inscribed, "Ceremonial Sweat Tepee - for purification & prayer to the skull for return of the buffalo: early 1890's, Sioux, Crow, and many plains tribes" on verso; Inscribed in illegible marking in lower half of canvas.
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