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Drawing relating to the "American Indian" series of designs
Object Place: New York, New York, United States
Height x width: 15 15/16 x 22 5/8 in. (40.5 x 57.5 cm)
Medium or Technique
Hand drawn pencil on paper, painted in gouache and mounted on board.
Not On View
Items relate to Comanche Indian patterns.
Left #133-C shoulder sash worn in Peyote rites
#133-C feathers used in peyote rite
Center: #133-C fan made of eagle tail with symbolic decorations. To brush away____at Peyote rite.
#133-D war amulet of deerskin representing a man
Right Center: (Comanche)
Research drawn from artifacts at Museum of American Indian Objects, (NYC?)
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