Buffalo Eats / Joseph Henry Sharp

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Title(s): 
Buffalo Eats
Creator(s): 
Joseph Henry Sharp
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1904
Materials/Techniques: 
oil on canvas
Dimensions: 
Overall (Canvas): 14 1/8 × 10 1/4 in. (35.9 × 26 cm) Framed: 16 7/8 × 12 13/16 × 1 1/2 in. (42.9 × 32.5 × 3.8 cm)
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955
Accession No: 
0137.453
Department: 
Signed, "J. H. Sharp. 1904" in lower right; Inscribed in paint, "BUFFALO EATS" in upper left; Inscribed in paint, "SIOUX" in upper right; Inscribed on paper attached to backing, "Buffalo Eats - Ogolala Sioux & Custer Warrior & other early battles against whites and Indian enemies. I caught him in his every day clothes (when he had them on) and concentrated on his face and character- He was pleased with the result. Many of them would make no comment" on verso.
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