George Catlin, Begging Dance, Sauk and Fox, 1835-1837, oil, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr., 1985.66.439
“The Begging Dance is a frequent amusement, and one that has been practiced with some considerable success at this time, whilst there have been so many distinguished and liberal visitors here.
Begging Dance, Sauk and Fox
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19 5/8 x 27 1/2 in. (49.7 x 70.0 cm)
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Smithsonian American Art Museum
Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.
- Figure group – male
- Ceremony – Indian
- Ceremony – dance – Begging Dance
- Ethnic – Indian – Sauk and Fox
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