Shar-I-Tar-Ish, A Pawnee Chief

Shar-I-Tar-Ish, A Pawnee Chief

Dated 1841 (location B.C.)
Manufacturer
McKenney and Hall
Publisher
J.T. Bowen
print
Gift of Royal B. Hassrick
1955.99

Cephas G. Childs, Shar-I-Tar-Ish, A Pawnee Chief, 1841. Lithograph after Henry Inman after Charles Bird King; printed in Thomas McKenney and James Hall, History of the Indian Tribes of North America.
Denver Art Museum: Gift from Royal B. Hassrick, 1955.99

Dimensions
overall height: 20 in, 50.8000 cm; overall width: 14.063 in, 35.7200 cm; height: 20 in, 50.8000 cm; width: 14 in, 35.5600 cm; mat height: 20 in, 50.8000 cm; mat width: 16 in, 40.6400 cm
Inscription
Bottom center under figure: "Shar_I_Tar_Ish, / A Pawnee Chief. / Published by J.T. Bowen, Philad(raised "a") / Drawn, Printed & Coloured at J.T. Bowen's Lithographic Establishment, 94 Walnut St. / Entered according to act of Congress in the Year 1841 bu J.T. Bowen, in the Clerks Office of the District Court of the Eastern Dis(raised "t") of Penn(raised "a")"
Department
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Collection
Petrie Institute of Western American Art