- Museum number
Drawing; Native North American warrior on yellow coloured horse with black bridle, rein, mane and has his tail tied in the middle with a red cloth, a blue coloured horse is next to him. The man's face is painted red; wearing braids wrapped in red cloth, black shirt (military jacket?) with white designs (epaulettes?), black leggins with a white upper part, and red loin-cloth at his waist. He is holding a lance upright, which has a single feather at the top of it. There are many short black lines across the drawing.
- Production date
Height: 14.30 centimetres
Width: 22.40 centimetres
- Curator's comments
- There are forty-two Ledger Drawings in the Tall Bear series; drawings 1-16 were drawn by Tall Bear; drawings 17-42 were probably drawn by a Lakota artist, Pretty or Good Bear (Mah-tow-wash-ta); transferred to the British Museum by the William Blackmore Museum, Salisbury, Wiltshire, UK. 1931.
Landscape; drawn on the text page16 of a commercial illustrated catalogue describing ‘Novelty of The Cast Cast-Steel Plow’.
He is the same man as in drawing Am2006-Drg29-Bla
- Not on display
- Acquisition date
- Acquisition notes
- Transferred from Blackmore Museum, Salisbury, Wiltshire. 1931
- Africa, Oceania and the Americas
- Registration number
- Additional IDs
Miscellaneous number: Am2006-Drg30-Bla