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To Two Young Boys, Mother Corn Gave Good Seed from Which Comes All the Corn We Have Today, 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 28 in. (55.7 x 71.1 cm) Smithsonian American Art Museum Gift of Philip Desind 1986.91.5 Not currently on view


Keywords

Ethnic - Indian - Lenape

Figure group - male

Mythology - other - American Indian

Still life - vegetable - corn

drawing

pencil - graphite

paperboard - prepared paperboard - artone scratch board

About Robert Riggs

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

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