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Land and Sky with Two Figures (study for Apache Indian Encampment in Taos Valley)
  • Eanger Irving Couse
    1866–1936
    born: Saginaw, Michigan, United States ; died: Albuquerque, New Mexico, United States
  • Land and Sky with Two Figures (study for Apache Indian Encampment in Taos Valley), circa 1912
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pencil on paper
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 18.8 x 14.9 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 3/8 x 5 3/4 in
    Mat Dimensions: 14 x 11 in
  • Gift of Mr. Robert Light
  • Not on display
  • 2002.0090
Description

Drawing of two teepees situated in a wide-open landscape; two-thirds of composition dominated by sky. There are two (possibly three) figures seated in front of large teepee and horse standing in front of the other.