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Snake Man / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Snake Man
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1897 - 1898
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall (Canvas): 14 × 10 in. (35.6 × 25.4 cm) Framed: 16 7/8 × 12 7/8 × 1 1/2 in. (42.9 × 32.7 × 3.8 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0136.445
Department: 
Signed, "J H Sharp" in lower left; Inscribed in pencil on dust cover, "Snake Man-Gros Ventre" on verso; Inscribed on a paper attached to dust cover, "Snake Man - Gros Ventre 1897-8 A sub-chief of strong character. Could get little personal history except he was used much at the agency in tribal conferences" on verso.
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