Group of Piegan Indians

Group of Piegan Indians

1867
Artist
John Mix Stanley, American, 1814-1872
painting
oil on canvas
Lent by the Denver Public Library, Western History Department
9.2016

John Mix Stanley, Group of Piegan Indians, 1867. Oil on canvas; 27 x 41 in.
Lent by the Denver Public Library, Western History Department, 34.2008

This object is currently on view
Dimensions
frame height: 37 7/8 in, 96.2025 cm; frame width: 47 5/8 in, 120.9675 cm; height: 27 in, 68.5800 cm; width: 41 in, 104.1400 cm; height: 27 in, 68.5800 cm; width: 41 in, 104.1400 cm
Inscription
signature in lower left corner, "J.M. Stanley" with date, "1867"; verso: museum tags: upper left corner "Denver Art Museum TL-9840 1989" ... , upper center edge "Denver Art Museum TL-9839 1989" ... , upper right edge "Denver Public Library" ... "The Trust for Museum Exhibition" ... with tombstone information, upper right edge orance stamp "Denver Public Library #25", right upper edge tape "DPL 62", left lower corner "Denver Public Library", stamping right edge reading "Husar-Chicago", right edge pen/ink reading "1728" "Build up Add 1"" and "M293 88621 Sept 2"
Department
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Collection
Petrie Institute of Western American Art
Exhibition History
  • "BackStory: Western American Art in Context"—History Colorado, 3/18/2017 - 2/11/2018