MS 2008-15 Kiowa Indian Art: Watercolor Paintings in Color by the Indians of Oklahoma

Summary
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2008-15
Creators:
Jacobson, Oscar Brousse, 1882-1966
Asah, Spencer, approximately 1908-1954
Hokeah, Jack, 1902-1969
Mopope, Stephen, 1898-1974
Smoky, Lois, 1907-1981
Tsatoke, Monroe, 1904-1937
Dates:
Santa Fe, New Mexico :, Bell Editions,, 1979
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
30 Leaves
silk screened plates
38 x 28 cm.
1 Item
in leatherette portfolio
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A portfolio of 30 drawings by Spencer Asah, Jack Hokeah, Stephen Mopope, Monroe Tsatoke, and Lois Smoky--members of the Kiowa Five. This is a facsimile of the 1929 limited edition portfolio of pochoir prints published in France by C. Szwedzicki with introductory text by Oscar Brousse Jacobson. An introduction by Jamake Highwater was written for the 1979 reprinting of the portfolio. Both introductions are missing from this copy.

Administration
Existence and Location of Originals
Twenty-four of the pochoir prints from the 1929 edition can be found in MS 7536. Digital images of those prints are available to view on SIRIS.
Author
Sponsor
Donated to the National Anthropological Archives by J. Daniel Rogers.

Local Numbers
Local Numbers
NAA MS 2008-15

Using the Collection
Citation
Manuscript 2008-15 Kiowa Indian Art: Watercolor Paintings in Color by the Indians of Oklahoma, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution

Other Archival Materials
Other Archival Materials
The Smithsonian's John Wesley Powell Library of Anthropology also has a copy of the 1979 portfolio. The library copy is missing 3 prints but contains the introductory texts by Oscar Brousse Jacobson and Jamake Highwater.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Language and languages -- Documentation Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ledger drawings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kiowa Indians Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Indians of North America -- Great Plains Culture Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
National Anthropological Archives
Museum Support Center
4210 Silver Hill Road
Suitland 20746
naa@si.edu
http://www.anthropology.si.edu/naa/