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Catalog Number 00843
Object Name Lithograph
Collection OHS Purchase
Year Range from 1835.0
Year Range to 1836.0
Tribe Objiwa
Artist James Otto Lewis
Description Lithographic print, likely from James Otto Lewis portfolio, "Aboriginal Port-Folio." Published by Lehman & Duval in Philadelphia. Man wearing collared light blue shirt with flower-shaped button at neck, medal with bust of a man on a maroon ribbon around his neck, tan blanket over right arm, bow and arrows in right hand.
"Lehman & Duval Lithrs.
A Celebrated Chippeway Chief
Painted at the treaty of Prarie du Chien by J.O.Lewis."

Dimensions W-11.75 L-16.5 inches
Material paper
Provenance Part of a portfolio published by J.O. Lewis in Philadelphia 1835-1836, printed by Duval & Lehman. Published serially in sets of 8, there were originally supposed to be 10 editions, totalling 80 prints. Financial trouble prevented the 10th edition from being printed.

Peter S. Duval and George Lehman owned a lithographic company in Philadelphia from 1834 to 1837, after which time Lehman resigned and the company became P.S. Duval's Lithographic Service.
People McKenney, Thomas Loraine
King, Charles Bird
Hall, James
Search Terms Peshickee
Title Pe-Shick-Ee
Category Historical Art