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Chief Red Bear - Arapahoe
  • Frank A. Rinehart
    1861–1928
    born: Lodi, Illinois, United States ; died: New Haven, Connecticut, United States ; active: United States
  • Chief Red Bear - Arapahoe, 1901
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photomechanical print
  • Object Height/Width: 22.5 x 17.5 cm
  • Gift from the Menninger Foundation
  • Not on display
  • S2007.035
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Portrait of a man, identified as Chief Red Bear, looking toward his left. He is wearing a buckskin tunic with a beaded panel at neck, and a dark blue blanket with a beaded panel draped over his right shoulder. Suggestion of a desert landscape behind him.