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Blackfeet Tepees - Glacier Park, Montana / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Blackfeet Tepees - Glacier Park, Montana
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1908
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on unstretched canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 15 x 19 3/4 in. (38.1 x 50.2 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1964
Accession No: 
0137.36
Department: 
Signed, "J. H. SHARP. 1908" in lower right on recto; Inscribed, "BLACKFOOT RES." in margin in upper center; Inscribed, "BLACKFEET TEPEES - GLACIER PARK - MONT - 1908." in margin in lower center; Inscribed on attached note in artist handwriting, "Aside from decorations, the emblems on the teepees indicate the owner and klan tribes are in many groups of klans, each with its important chief"; Maker's Mark/Inscription: "Blackfeet Tepees - Glacier Park, Mont. 1908" on lower margin of canvas. "Blackfoot Res." on upper margin of canvas. "Aside from decorations, the emblems on the teepees indicate the owner and klan tribes are in many groups of klans, each with its important chief" on attached note probably written by Sharp.
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