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Chief Deaf Bull / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Chief Deaf Bull
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1904
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0137.374
Previous Number(s): 
619; 33499
Department: 
Signed, "J.H. Sharp" in lower left; Inscribed in pencil on paper attached to dust cover, "Chief Deaf Bull. 1904-6 Crow Always a fighter for Crow rights as well as warrior - In the last uprising against the Gov’nt he was the last to surrender. not vindictive but loyal to the Crows" on verso; Inscribed in pencil on frame, "Chief Deaf Bull - Crow- Last to surrender after last Crow War with Govm't 1904-6" in upper center on verso.
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