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Catalog Number 00840
Object Name Lithograph
Collection OHS Purchase
Year Range from 1834
Year Range to 1837
Tribe Chippewa
Artist J. O. Lewis
Description Lithographic print of James Otto Lewis painting: "Chippeway Squaws. Painted at Treaty of Fond du Lac by J.O.Lewis 1826."
Dimensions W-11.75 L-18.875 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.
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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 Lewis, James Otto
Search Terms Art
American Indian
Lithograph
Women
Historical
Title Chippeway Squaws
Category Historical Art