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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Dixon, Maynard 3
Descriptions
oil on canvas 335
Names
Painting 860
Subjects
Figure 353 Indian 729
Date:
1915
Dimensions:
H: 40 in, width: 30 in, Frame height: 45.75 in, Frame width: 35.75 in
Title:
The Medicine Robe
Credit Line:
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Godwin Pelissero
Gloss:
Experimenting with an impressionistic painting style and drawing upon his experiences working in the desert light of the West, California-born Dixon created this powerful image of a Northern Plains Indian.
Inscription:
LL: MAYNARD-DIXON-/(monogram) 1915
Publication:
Magazine: American Art: Smithsonian American Art Magazine, Fall 2004, Volume 18, Number 3, Between Modernity and "the Real Thing". Maynard Dixon's Mural for the Bureau of Indian Affairs by Erika Doss, page 8
Accession Number:
2.73

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