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Birds All Over the Ground / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Birds All Over the Ground
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1904
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 7/8 x 14 3/4 x 1 5/8 in. (53 x 37.5 x 4.1 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0137.375
Department: 
Signed, "J.H. Sharp 04." in lower right; Inscribed on paper attached to dust cover, "Birds all over the Ground Crow - 1904 - His coat a clever work of craftmanship - Deer or Elk skin-only the belly opening- no seams-forelegs make the sleeves. In tanning enough fur left for collar- came below the knees. Stuffed weasel probably has his umbilical cord & other medicine in it. This canvas was scorched in a fire where I lost 15 other portraits" on verso.
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