Mesinkhelikan, the Wooden Face, Is Master of All Wild Things, from the series Legends of the Lenape Indians

  • Robert Riggs, Mesinkhelikan, the Wooden Face, Is Master of All Wild Things, from the series Legends of the Lenape Indians, ca. 1966, graphite and scratchwork on prepared paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Philip Desind, 1986.91.9

Title
Mesinkhelikan, the Wooden Face, Is Master of All Wild Things, from the series Legends of the Lenape Indians
Artist
Date
ca. 1966
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 21 7/8 x 27 3/4 in. (55.5 x 70.4 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Philip Desind

Mediums
Mediums Description
graphite and scratchwork on prepared paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure male
  • Landscape – celestial – moon
  • Landscape – time – night
  • Ethnic – Indian – Lenape
  • Animal – bird – owl
  • Mythology – other – American Indian
Object Number
1986.91.9
Palette
Linked Open Data
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