Evening Camp Crow Reservation

or
[Evening on the Little Big Horn, Crow Camp, Ration Day]; Ration Day

Artist
Joseph Henry Sharp
Date
ca. 1904; [after 1899]
Catalogue Number
567
Medium
oil on linen
Inscriptions

LR: J.H.SHARP.

On upper stretch bar: Evening on the Little Big Horn / Crow Damp - Ration Day

Dimensions
16 x 22 in.
Credit Line
Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art, Indianapolis, IN
Accession Number
2015.8.132
Subjects
Crow, camp, reservation, teepee

The artist; [?]; Kenneth S. "Bud" and Nancy Adams; present owner by bequest

A painting of approximately this title and exactly this size was exhibited in Cincinnati's Traxel's Art Galleries in April 1923. The style, palette, and composition, however, appear to coincide with works done at the Cheyenne Reservation in about 1904. See example, #569.