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Self-Portrait (Indian Brave)

1967 Miles Burkholder Carpenter Born: Brownstown, Pennsylvania 1889 Died: Petersburg, Virginia 1985 wood, wool, linen, feathers, metal, paint and fur overall: 68 x 26 5/8 x 40 in. (172.7 x 67.7 x 101.6 cm.) A (man): 68 x 26 5/8 x 40 in. (172.7 x 67.7 x 101.6 cm.) B (hatchet): 11 3/4 x 6 x 1 in. (29.8 x 15.3 x 2.6 cm.) C (bow): 44 x 1 1/8 x 3 1/4 in. (111.7 x 2.9 x 8.3 cm.) Smithsonian American Art Museum Museum purchase 1993.40A-C Not currently on view


Keywords

Dress - accessory - hat

Ethnic - Indian

Object - tool - axe

Occupation - art - sculptor

Portrait male - Carpenter, Miles Burkholder - full length

Portrait male - Carpenter, Miles Burkholder - self-portrait

sculpture

folk art

fabric - linen

fabric - wool

metal

wood

About Miles Burkholder Carpenter

Born: Brownstown, Pennsylvania 1889 Died: Petersburg, Virginia 1985

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