Chief Weasel Bear

Artist
Joseph Henry Sharp
Date
1906
Catalogue Number
718
Medium
oil on canvas
Inscriptions

LR: J.H.SHARP / 06.

Verso on backing in Sharp's hand: CHIEF WEASEL BEAR -- 450 / OGALALA SIOUX -- PINE RIDGE . 1906 / Warrior -- Medicine Man --  Tactician / Warrior -- Custer Battle & (note Eagle bone whistle for signals / Same character & tribe and looks like "Sitting Bull" / J.H.Sharp.

Dimensions
23 5/16 x 17 1/4 in.
Credit Line
Philbrook Museum of Art, Indianapolis, IN
Accession Number
1958.3.2
Subjects
Chief, bonnet, portrait

The artist; [?]; Bailie W. Vinson; present owner by gift