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Cherokee Pureblood / Charles Banks Wilson

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Title(s): 
Cherokee Pureblood
Creator(s): 
Charles Banks Wilson
Culture: 
American
Date: 
1964
Materials/Techniques: 
graphite on paper
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Accession No: 
13.2091
Previous Number(s): 
1327.2091; 36039
Department: 
Signed in pencil, "CBW-'64" in lower left on recto; Inscribed, "Cherokee pureblood" in lower center on recto; Inscribed, "18" in lower left on recto; Inscribed in artist's hand on mat, "CHEROKEE Sketched as one of a number of studies for my Sequoyah portrait. This man was impatient for me to finish, his friends were sitting close by waiting for him to go fishing".
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