There Were Once Seven Boys, Who Spent All Their Time Dancing, and so, They Danced Up Into the Sky, And Are There Now: The Pleiades., from the series Legends of the Lenape Indians

  • Robert Riggs, There Were Once Seven Boys, Who Spent All Their Time Dancing, and so, They Danced Up Into the Sky, And Are There Now: The Pleiades., from the series Legends of the Lenape Indians, ca. 1966, graphite and charcoal on paper, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Philip Desind, 1986.91.1

Title
There Were Once Seven Boys, Who Spent All Their Time Dancing, and so, They Danced Up Into the Sky, And Are There Now: The Pleiades., from the series Legends of the Lenape Indians
Artist
Date
ca. 1966
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
22 x 30 in. (55.9 x 76.2 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Philip Desind

Mediums
Mediums Description
graphite and charcoal on paper
Classifications
Keywords
  • Figure group – male
  • Ceremony – dance
  • Mythology – other – American Indian
  • Ethnic – Indian – Lenape
Object Number
1986.91.1
Palette
Linked Open Data
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