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We-ah-te-na-tee-ma-ny The Young Chief Head Chief of the Cayuses

Pencil sketch on paper. Portrait of a Native American man, head and shoulders view. His hair is worn long and loose. He is wearing a flat cap with a fur band around it. He is wearing a collared shirt and a blanket over his proper right shoulder. He has a single strand of beads around his neck. By Gustav Sohon.

Details

Creation Date: Jun. 8, 1855

Catalog ID: 1918.114.9.48

Object Types: sketch

Dimensions: Height 9 in . Width 7.25 in . Mat height 19.875 in . Mat width 15.875 in

Related Subjects: art, Cayuse, We-ah-Te-na-tee-ma-ny, Treaty of 1855, portrait