Ráw-no-way-wóh-krah, Loose Pipestem, a Brave (Q20540189)

Label from: English (en)

artist: George Catlin (Q455133)
collection: Smithsonian American Art Museum (Q1192305)
location: Smithsonian American Art Museum (Q1192305)
country of origin: United States of America (Q30)
material used: oil paint (Q296955) canvas (Q4259259)
Smithsonian American Art Museum ID: 4219

information from the Smithsonian American Art Museum catalog

description: George Catlin painted Loose Pipestem’s portrait “full length . . . in a tunic made of the entire skin of a grizzly bear, with a head-dress of war-eagle's quills.” (Catlin, Letters and Notes, vol. 2, no. 34, 1841; reprint 1973)
keywords Ethnic – Indian – Oto Portrait male – Loose Pipestem

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