Squaws Preparing Sweat Teepee

or
[Preparing for the Medicine Sweat]

Artist
Joseph Henry Sharp
Date
1920; [ca. 1922]
Catalogue Number
19
Medium
oil on canvas
Inscriptions

LR: J H SHARP

Dimensions
16 x 19 7/8 in.
Credit Line
Buffalo Bill Center of the West, Cody, WY
Accession Number
5.74
Subjects
Crow, firelight, sweat, teepee, winter

The artist; [Cyrus Boutwell, Denver, CO, 1922]; Charles Dean Cook, Denver, CO; Mrs. C.D. Cook, Denver, CO; present owner by gift, 1974

It is thought that this painting is one titled Squaws Preparing Sweat Teepee that was presented in the Hotel Gibson galleries in the exhibition Indian Paintings in 1920 in Cincinnati.