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Mohave Dance Chief / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Mohave Dance Chief
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1908
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 16 1/2 x 12 1/2 x 1 1/2 in. (41.9 x 31.8 x 3.8 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0137.357
Department: 
Signed, "J.H.Sharp" in lower left; Inscribed in pencil, "Mohave Dance Chief Needles, Calif. 1908-or earlier- Most of them have indelible tatoo marks on face - More plaits of hair than any Indians I have known" on verso.
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