Nowaykesugga

  • Thomas Mann, Nowaykesugga, 1993, silver, copper, brass, nickel, Plexiglas, and color photocopy, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Lloyd E. Herman, founding director and director emeritus of the Renwick Gallery (1971-1986), 1997.72.6

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Thomas Mann made these pieces for an exhibition about cowboys, but decided to focus on the Native Americans' point of view.

Title
Nowaykesugga
Artist
Date
1993
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
5 1/8 x 3 x 1/2 in. (13.0 x 7.6 x 1.3 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Lloyd E. Herman, founding director and director emeritus of the Renwick Gallery (1971-1986)

Mediums
Mediums Description
silver, copper, brass, nickel, Plexiglas, and color photocopy
Classifications
Keywords
  • Ethnic – Indian
  • Portrait male – NO-WAY-KE-SUG-GA – bust
  • Homage – Catlin, George
Object Number
1997.72.6
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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