Artist John Mix Stanley
American, 1814-1872
Title
  • Chinook Burial Grounds
Date ca. 1870
Medium oil on canvas
Dimensions Unframed: 9 1/8 × 14 1/8 inches (23.2 × 35.9 cm)
Framed: 12 3/8 × 17 3/8 × 1 1/2 inches (31.4 × 44.1 × 3.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of Mrs. Blanche Ferry Hooker
Accession Number 41.64
Department American Art before 1950
Not On View
Signed Signed, at lower left: J. M. Stanley
1941, Blanche Ferry Hooker (Detroit, Michigan, USA);
1941-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Detroit Art Loan Exhibition. Exh. cat., Detroit Museum of Art. Detroit, 1883, p. 67, no. 698.

Kinietz, W. Vernon. John Mix Stanley and his Indian Paintings. Ann Arbor, 1942 (pl. 11).

Westward the Way. Exh. cat., City Art Museum. St. Louis, 1954, p. 112, no. 79.

Green, S.M. American Art, A Historical Survey. New York, 1966, p. 276 (pl. 4-65).

150 Years in Western Art. Exh. cat., Cheyenne Centennial Celebration Committee. Cheyenne, 1967, p. 15.

John Mix Stanley: A Traveler in the West. Exh. cat., University of Michigan Museum of Art. Ann Arbor, 1969, no. 8 (ill.).