Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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portrait of a Sioux leader
  • Orville John Green
    1872–1938
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • portrait of a Sioux leader, 1899–1904
  • Where object was made: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 12.5 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 4 15/16 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7560
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Bust portrait of a man wearing a dark pin-striped suit. He has long dark hair worn loose except for a small braid.