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Whitney Western Art Museum

Makers
Henckel, Carl (Charles) 22
Descriptions
wash drawing 17
Names
Drawing 735
Subjects
Animal 735 Group 440 Figure 353 Landscape 691 Indian 729
Date:
1890
Dimensions:
comp height: 11.25 in, comp width: 10.25 in, Frame height: 13.25 in, Frame width: 19.75 in
Title:
Untitled (Illustration of an Indian attacking Buffalo Bill in Buffalo Bill's Wild West Show)
Inscription:
LLC: C. Henckel 1890/Munchen
Remarks:
Goodman collection #81, part of an album of 21 drawings done in Germany during the WWS tour. Purchased by the BBMA from Mrs. Edith F. Goodman of Cody, following Mr. Goodman's death in 1951. Mr. Goodman was a nephew of Buffalo Bill.
Publication:
Montana: The Magazine of Western History; Volume 55, Number1; Spring 2005; Montana Historical Society; The Contradictory Legacies of Buffalo Bill Cody's First Scalp for Custer by Paul L. Hedren; page 24
Accession Number:
51.69.11

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