MAJOR RIDGE. A CHEROKEE CHIEF., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America

  • Charles Bird King, MAJOR RIDGE. A CHEROKEE CHIEF., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America, ca. 1838, hand-colored lithograph on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1985.66.153,300

Title
MAJOR RIDGE. A CHEROKEE CHIEF., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America
Artist
Printer
Publishers
Date
ca. 1838
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 19 5/8 x 13 5/8 in. (49.8 x 34.6 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums Description
hand-colored lithograph on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Occupation – other – chief
  • Portrait male – Ridge, Major
  • Portrait male – KAH-NUNG-DA-TLA-GEH
  • Portrait male – The man who walks on the mountain top
  • Ethnic – Indian – Cherokee
Object Number
1985.66.153,300
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