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Stone / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Stone
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1908
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall: 20 3/4 x 14 3/4 x 1 3/4 in. (52.7 x 37.5 x 4.4 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0137.437
Department: 
Signed, "J.H.Sharp.08." in lower right; Inscribed in pencil on dust cover, 'Stone' 1908" on verso; Inscribed on paper attached to dust cover, 'Stone'- Crow-1908- My best model for many years, particularly nudes in large pictures. He did like a nip once in a while and I could give him nothing stronger than listerine. My favorite war bonnet (from Custer Battle) he begged for so persistently for a big dance I let him have it- at the dance another Indian stole it-long time locating it & had to buy it over!- First & last time I loaned (underlined) Indians things" on verso.
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