Adolph Alexander Weinman (American, born Germany, 1870-1952). <em>Chief Blackbird, the Ogalla Sioux</em>, modeled 1903, cast 1907. Bronze, 16 3/8 x 12 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (41.6 x 31.8 x 29.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of George D. Pratt, 15.512. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 15.512_front_PS6.jpg)

Chief Blackbird, the Ogalla Sioux

Artist:Adolph Alexander Weinman

Medium: Bronze

Dates:modeled 1903, cast 1907

Dimensions: 16 3/8 x 12 1/2 x 11 1/2 in. (41.6 x 31.8 x 29.2 cm) 43.5 lb. (19.73kg)

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Accession Number: 15.512

Image: 15.512_front_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Bust portrait of Native American chief, facing frontally, wears elaborate feathered headdress and shirt with beaded or quilled bib; loose modeling. Condition: Good; powdery substance in crevices.

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