Leaf Down- Taos Indian Girl

Leaf Down- Taos Indian Girl

c.1928
Artist
Joseph H. Sharp, American, 1859-1953
Born: Bridgeport, Ohio
Work Locations: Taos, NM
Object
painting
Medium
Oil on canvas
Accession Number
1999.291
Credit Line
Gift of Anne Waring Maer

Joseph H. Sharp, Leaf Down - Taos Indian Girl, about 1928
Denver Art Museum: Gift of Anne Waring Maer, 1999.291
Photograph courtesy of the Denver Art Museum

Dimensions
height: 20 3/8 in, 51.7525 cm; width: 24 3/8 in, 61.9125 cm; depth: 1 1/8 in, 2.8575 cm; frame height: 27 7/8 in, 70.8025 cm; frame width: 31 7/8 in, 80.9625 cm
Inscription
Signed in lower right corner. Inscription on cardboard backing at top reads: "Leaf Down Taos Indian Girl, Old Hopie embroidered dress, now in Gilcrease Museum. Zia Pueblo Olla = owned by Santa Fe Museum."
Department
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Collection
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
This object is currently on view
Known Provenance
(Fenn Gallery), Santa Fe, NM; "Private Collection", Albuquerque, NM; Anne Waring Maer, 1998; (Nedra Matteucci Galleries), Santa Fe, NM; Gifted to the Denver Art Museum, 1999.