Little Wolf

Artist
Joseph Henry Sharp
Date
1900
Catalogue Number
243
Medium
oil on canvas
Inscriptions

LL: J.H.SHARP / LAME DEER / MONT; UR: LITTLE WOLF / CHEYENNE

Dimensions
18 x 12 in.
Credit Line
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington, DC
Accession Number
1985.66.209,411
Subjects

The artist; present owner by purchase, 1901

Sharp exhibited two versions of Laban Little Wolf (nephew of the famous Cheyenne warrior of the same last name) at the Cosmos Club in Washington, DC in 1901.  The other version was purchased by Phoebe Hearst at that time. (related image, #141)