Artist Yankton Sioux, Native American
Title
  • Bowl
  • Feast Bowl (published title)
Date ca. 1850
Medium maple with brass tacks
Dimensions Overall: 7 × 17 × 15 7/8 inches (17.8 × 43.2 × 40.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase with funds from Flint Ink Corporation
Accession Number 81.497
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
On View Native American S130, Level 1 (see map)
Collected at Lower Brule or Crow Creek Reservation.
Rev. David W. Clark.
Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchased 1981 by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
The Art of the Great Lakes Indians. Exh. cat., Flint Institute of Arts. Flint, MI, 1973, no. 335 (ill).

Bulletin of the DIA 62, no. 1 (1986): front cover (ill.).

Forest, Prairie, and Plains: Native American Art from the Chandler/Pohrt Collection. Exh. cat., the Detroit Institute of Arts. Detroit, 1983, no. 35.

Maurer, E.M. "Representational and Symbolic Forms in Great Lakes-Area Wooden Sculpture." Bulletin of the DIA 62, no. 1 (1986): 7-17, fig. 14.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, cat. no. 205.

Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, p. 112.

Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: A Portfolio. New York, 1995, plate no. 22.

Torrence, Gaylord. The Plains Indians: Artists of Earth and Sky. Exh. cat., Musée du Quai Branley. Paris, 2014, p. 153, no. 53 (color ill. p. 152).