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A Chippeway Widow

Artist
R. T., active c. 1830s
Copy after
James Otto Lewis, 1799 - 1858
Charles Bird King, 26 Sep 1785 - 18 Mar 1862
Lithographer
J. T. Bowen Lithography Company, active 1834 - 1844?
Publisher
Frederick W. Greenough, active c. 1838
Publication
Thomas L. McKenney and James Hall's History of the Indian Tribes of North America, 3 vols., Philadelphia, 1837 - 1844
Sitter
Unidentified Native American Woman
Date
1838
Type
Bound Object
Medium
Hand-colored lithograph on paper
Dimensions
Sheet: 50.6 x 36 cm (19 15/16 x 14 3/16")
Book: 51.5 x 37.5 x 5.4 cm (20 1/4 x 14 3/4 x 2 1/8")
Credit Line
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution; gift of Betty A. and Lloyd G. Schermer
Object number
NPG.99.168.39
Culture
Unidentified Native American Woman: Native American
Data Source
National Portrait Gallery
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