The Dying Tecumseh

  • Ferdinand Pettrich, The Dying Tecumseh, modeled ca. 1837-1846, carved 1856, marble with painted copper alloy tomahawk, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the U.S. Capitol, 1916.8.1

Title
The Dying Tecumseh
Artist
Date
modeled ca. 1837-1846, carved 1856
Location
Dimensions
36 5877 5853 34 in. (93.1197.2136.6 cm.)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Transfer from the U.S. Capitol

Mediums
Mediums Description
marble with painted copper alloy tomahawk
Classifications
Keywords
  • Ethnic – Indian
  • State of being – death
  • Figure male – full length
  • Portrait male – Tecumseh
Object Number
1916.8.1
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Research Notes
Linked Open Data
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