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Drawing relating to the "American Indian" series of designs
Designed by Walter Mitschke (American (born in Germany), 1886–1972)
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
Height x width: 22 11/16 x 16 1/4 in. (57.7 x 41.3 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn pencil on paper, painted in gouache and mounted on board.
Not On View
Research drawings. Items relate to Crow Tribe medicine weapons,shields, percussion instruments
Upper left corner:Crow Sundance Medicine weapons
Middle left side:Shields
Lower right corner: Big Dog Society club
Crazy Dog rattles
Ex-collection Walter Mitschke, New York; by descent to Ethel B. Adams Waldorf; between 1985-90, gift of Waldorf to her neice Joan Brancale, Hingham, MA; gift of Brancale to the MFA (Accession date: December 31, 2008)
Gift of Robert and Joan Brancale