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Sioux Warrior Chief


Oscar Howe


20th century

Institution Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Location Not on view.
Sioux Warrior Chief, Oscar Howe
Sioux Warrior Chief: Gallery Label - Current
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Medium: Drawings and Watercolors, Drawings-Watercolor (Do Not Use) | Casein tempera
Size: 16 x 10 7/8 in. (40.64 x 27.62 cm)
Creation Place: North America, United States, Great Plains
Culture: Lakota, North America, United States, Great Plains
Style: 20th century
Inscriptions: Signature and Inscriptionsee Signedon back, in black: [#205-c / Sioux Warrior Chief / By / Oscar Howe / Joe Creek, S.D. / price $9.00] LR below image, in green gouache: [O. HOWE]
Physical Description: standing Native American man wearing feather headdress, blue robe and tan leggings with green, pink and blue designs
Credit: Collection Minneapolis Institute of Arts; Gift of the Marise Evadne Gustafson Memorial Fund
Accession Number: 2002.198
Rights: Copyright the artist, artist's estate, or assignees
Artist: Oscar Howe, 1915 - 1983
Role: Artist
Nationality: , Yanktonai Sioux
Life Dates: 1915 - 1983
Added to Site: February 28, 2009