MON-KA-USH-KA. A SIOUX CHIEF., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America

  • Charles Bird King, MON-KA-USH-KA. A SIOUX CHIEF., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America, ca. 1838, hand-colored lithograph on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1985.66.153,212

Title
MON-KA-USH-KA. A SIOUX CHIEF., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America
Artist
Lithographer
Printer
Publishers
Date
ca. 1838
Location
Not on view
Dimensions
sheet: 19 5/8 x 13 1/2 in. (49.9 x 34.3 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Museum purchase

Mediums Description
hand-colored lithograph on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Portrait male – The trembling earth
  • Ethnic – Indian – Yankton Sioux
  • Dress – ethnic – Indian dress
  • Object – weapon – sword
  • Portrait male – Monkaushka
  • Occupation – other – chief
Object Number
1985.66.153,212
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