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Secota Woman, Virginia, 1590  (Painting/ Drawing/ Print/ Etc.)  "1948-1952"

Oscar Howe (Mazuha Hokshina), Yanktonnai Nakota, 1915-1983

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



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Time Period:

1948-1952

Materials:

Paper, watercolor, ink

Techniques:

Painted

Dimensions:

30.1 x 45.2 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Central Plains, Nakota (Yankton Sioux), Native Americans, North America, Plains, Yanktonnai Nakota

State:

South Dakota

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Part of a series of paintings commissioned by Dr. Oscar Brousse Jacobson (1882-1966, artist, scholar, Native art patron, and director of the University of Oklahoma's School of Art from 1915 to 1954) for "North American Indian Costumes, 1564-1950," a book by Oscar B. Jacobson and Oscar Howe and published by Editions d'Art C. Szwedzicki. Nice, France, 1952. The original paintings were purchased by MAI from Dr. Jacobson before 1966.

Source ID:

NMAI_264978

Catalog Number:

24/9052

Album Name:

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