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Catalog Number LP06780
Object Name Painting
Collection OHS Purchase
Date 1940
Tribe Arapaho
Artist Sweezy, Carl (Arapaho)
Description Oil on panel painting by Carl Sweezy (1881-1953). "1888, Peyote Ceremonial Tepee." Native American Church meeting of Arapahoes depiction by Sweezy. Large tepee with a ring of Native American men in the foreground. Background is dark.
Dimensions H-26.181 W-24.409 inches
Material Oil/Cardboard/Wood
Provenance Purchased by Mrs. J. Garfield Buell under direction of the OHS for $30.
People Sweezy, Carl
Search Terms Peyote ceremony
Native American
Title "Peyote Ceremonial Tepee, 1888"
Category Historical Art