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The Snow Boy Comes from His Home in the Frozen North, to Whiten the Wilderness with His Snow Flakes, from the series Legends of the Lenape Indians

ca. 1966 Robert Riggs Born: Decatur, Illinois 1896 Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1970 graphite and scratchwork on prepared paperboard sheet: 21 7/8 x 27 3/4 in. (55.5 x 70.4 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Philip Desind 1986.91.6 Not currently on view


Keywords

Ethnic - Indian - Lenape

Figure male - child - head

Landscape - weather - snow

Mythology - other - American Indian

drawing

pencil - graphite

paperboard - prepared paperboard - artone scratch board

About Robert Riggs

Born: Decatur, Illinois 1896 Died: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 1970

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