Artist Delaware, Native American
Title
  • Coat
Date between 1835 and 1850
Medium buckskin, silk ribbon, glass beads
Dimensions Overall: 39 1/2 inches (100.3 cm)
Credit Line Founders Society Purchase
Accession Number 81.219
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
unidentified private museum (northeast of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA).
(purchased by Rex Arrowsmith, dealer, Santa Fe, New Mexico, USA);
ca. 1970, purchased by Milford G. Chandler [1889-1981];
purchased by Richard A. Pohrt [1911-2005] (Flint, Michigan, USA);
1981-present, purchase by the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)
Penney, David W. Art of the American Indian Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection. Seattle and London, 1992, no. 23.

“Family Art Game.” DIA Advertising Supplement, Detroit News, April 10, 1983, p. 17 (ill.).

Penney, David W. and George C. Longfish. Native American Art. Southport, CT, 1994, pp. 42-43.

Penney, David W. Native American Art Masterpieces. Southport, CT, 1996, pp. 24-25.