ONG PA TON GA. CHIEF OF THE OMAHAS., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America

  • Charles Bird King, ONG PA TON GA. CHIEF OF THE OMAHAS., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America, ca. 1838, hand-colored lithograph on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Museum purchase, 1985.66.153,240

Title
ONG PA TON GA. CHIEF OF THE OMAHAS., from History of the Indian Tribes of North America
Artist
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
  • Ethnic – Indian – Omaha
  • Portrait male – Big Elk – bust
  • Occupation – other – chief
  • Portrait male – ONG PA TON GA – bust
  • Dress – ethnic – Indian dress
Object Number
1985.66.153,240
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