The World Being Flooded Refuge Was Found on an Island--In Truth, the Shell of the Great Spirit-Turtle, Thereinafter Deeply Revered, from the seriesLegends of the Lenape Indians

  • Robert Riggs, The World Being Flooded Refuge Was Found on an Island--In Truth, the Shell of the Great Spirit-Turtle, Thereinafter Deeply Revered, from the seriesLegends of the Lenape Indians, ca. 1966, graphite and scratchwork on prepared paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Philip Desind, 1986.91.8

Title
The World Being Flooded Refuge Was Found on an Island--In Truth, the Shell of the Great Spirit-Turtle, Thereinafter Deeply Revered, from the seriesLegends of the Lenape Indians
Artist
Date
ca. 1966
On View
Not on view.
Dimensions
sheet: 22 x 28 in. (55.8 x 71.0 cm)
Credit Line

Smithsonian American Art Museum

Gift of Philip Desind

Mediums
Mediums Description
graphite and scratchwork on prepared paperboard
Classifications
Keywords
  • Animal – bear
  • Mythology – other – American Indian
  • Architecture – boat – canoe
  • Ethnic – Indian – Lenape
  • Waterscape
  • Figure group – male
Object Number
1986.91.8
Palette
Linked Open Data
Linked Open Data URI

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