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Name Mopope, Stephen
Othernames Qued Koi (Painted Robe)
Born 08/27/1898
Birthplace Kiowa Reservation, I.T.
Education St. Patrick's Indian Mission School, Anadarko, OK
University of Oklahoma School of Art
Notes When Mopope was a young child, his relatives observed him drawing pictures in the sane, so the artists in his family taught him to pain hies in the traditional manner.
Occupation One of the Kiowa Five artist group
Relationships Grandfather: Appiatan
Great Uncles: Silverhorn and Oheltoint (Ft. Marion ledger artist)
Role Artist
Deceased 02/02/1974
Deceased where Ft. Cobb, OK

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Image of 2007.089.002 - Painting

2007.089.002 - Painting

Painting of a Kiowa chicken dancer, a style of dancing popular in the 30's and 40's. He is wearing light green long handled underwear, a set of red dance aprons, a bustle, roach, and two roach feathers.