- Joseph Henry Sharp
- ca. 1903; 
- Catalogue Number
- oil on canvas
Inscribed on paper attached to dust cover: Old Coyote Cheyenne - 1898 Lame Deer, Mont.
Penciled on dust cover: 1898 Old Coyote, Cheyenne Custer Battle, and many others - Has his old war paint on for the portrait - Imprint of hand on shirt represents blood of enemy, or power.
- 18 3/4 x 14 3/4 in.
- Credit Line
- Gilcrease Museum, Tulsa, OK. Gift of the Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, 1955.
- Accession Number
The artist; [?]; Dr. Philip G. Cole, Tarrytown, NY; Thomas Gilcrease, Tulsa, OK, 1947; The Thomas Gilcrease Foundation, Tulsa, OK; present owner by gift 1955
Sharp did not arrive among the Cheyenne until 1899 and, given the signature style, this work probably dates from 1903 or after.