Lithographs of Osage Indians visiting Paris
- Lithographs of Osage Indians visiting Paris
- Boilly, Louis Léopold, 1761-1845, Boilly, Louis, 1761-1845. Osages : peuplade sauvage de l'Amerique Septentrionale dans l'Etat de Missouri. 1827, and Delpech, François Séraphin, 1778-1825
- Published / Created
- Publication Place
- Paris :
- François Séraphin Delpech,
- Hand-colored and numbered lithographs etched by François Séraphin Delpech of group portraits of Osage men and women, based on paintings by Louis Boilly, 1827. The images document a visit by a group of four American Indian men and two women to France and their arrival in Paris on August 13, 1827. Each print depicts three individuals. Etching Number 89, for which there are two examples, depicts Kishagashugah (Little Chief), his female cousin of his wife Grétomih, and Minckchatahooh (Little Warrior). Etching Number 90 depicts Myhangah (Hawk Woman), the wife of Kishagashugah, Washingasbha (Black Spirit), and Marchanthitahtoongah (Big Warrior).
- Title devised by cataloger.
- 3 prints : lithograph, handcolored ; 36.0 x 27 cm.
- Extent of Digitization
- Completely digitized
- Call Number
- BrSides Zc16 O8 827de
Subjects, Formats, And Genres
- mixed material
- Subject (Name)
Delpech, François Séraphin,--1778-1825
- Subject (Topic)
Indians in art
Indians of North America--Pictorial works
Indians of North America--Portraits
Osage Indians--Pictorial works
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- François Séraphin Delpech, Lithographs of Osage Indians Visiting Paris. Yale Collection of Western Americana, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library.
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