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Catalog Number 2006.271.002
Object Name Painting
Collection Richard Kramer
Date c. 1931
Tribe Kiowa
Artist Anita Howard Kramer
Description Frontal 3/4 length portrait of Kiowa Five artist James Auchiah in dance regalia against a light olive green background. He is wearing blue underwear with a red and black vest with beadwork and fringe, beaded headdress, beaded gauntlets with fringe, feather arm bustles, beaded choker, long bead necklace with peace medal at the end, roach in hair and 2 eagle feathers hanging off of left temple, black apron, purple sash and brown belt.
Frame is gold and black tones, small leaf design on outter edge, 1.5 inch wide flat gold and black section in place of matt with a thin .05 inch gold border closest to painting
Dimensions H-30 W-28 inches
Material Oil/Canvas
Provenance Painting donated by the artist's son Richard Kramer.
People James Auchiah, Anita Howard Kramer, Richard Kramer
Search Terms Kiowa Five
Native American
dancer
headdress
artwork
painting
oil on canvas
Title Portrait of James Auchiah
Category Historical Art