- Joseph Henry Sharp
- ca. 1946; 
- Catalogue Number
- oil on canvas
Penciled on dust cover: Apache Ambush Arizona.
Penciled on frame: APACHE AMBUSH Moonlight, Arizona.
- 28 3/8 x 25 3/8 in.
- Credit Line
- Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK. Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955.
- Accession Number
The artist; Thomas Gilcrease, Tulsa, OK; The Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, Tulsa, OK, 1955; present owner by gift
Sharp painted other fanciful genre scenes in the mid-1940s such as the oil On the Little Bighorn which carries an equally imaginative title. (related image, # 507) Sharp's painting of about 1913, Mesa Reptiles, may be something of a prototype for this work. (see related image, #563)