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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Sharp, Joseph Henry 115
Descriptions
oil on canvas 335
Names
Painting 860
Subjects
Indian 729 Landscape 691 tipi 105
Date:
ca. 1906
Dimensions:
H: 16.125 in, width: 20 in, Frame height: 21.125 in, Frame width: 25.125 in
Title:
The Blue Tepee
Credit Line:
Whitney Purchase Fund
Gloss:
Sharp often wrote inscriptions on the backs of his paintings, providing information about the subjects. Although this painting has no inscription, another painting of The Blue Tepee in a private collection bears the following, "The Blue Tepee was a medicine tepee, the property of (young) Harry Wolf…"
Inscription:
LL: J. H. SHARP
Accession Number:
22.61

Not currently on display

Virtual Exhibits

Joseph Henry Sharp Tepees
Joseph Henry Sharp Tepees - Curated by Marguerite House

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Painted works by Joseph Henry Sharp - Curated by Nancy McClure

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