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Chief Crazy Horse / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Chief Crazy Horse
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp (Artist)
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1905
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0137.381
Previous Number(s): 
588; 23661
Department: 
Signed, "J.H.Sharp. 05." in lower center on recto; Inscribed in pencil on dust cover, "Chief Crazy Horse-Sioux 1905 Noted Custer Battle warrior and diplomat- Washington visits- Pres. Grant gave him medal. Red Eagle feathers on head denotes "I have killed my enemies in honorary battle" on verso.
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