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Catalog Number 00844
Object Name Lithograph
Collection OHS Purchase
Year Range from 1835.0
Year Range to 1836.0
Tribe Chippeway
Artist J.O. Lewis
Description Lithographic print, likely from James Otto Lewis portfolio, "Aboriginal Port-Folio." Published by Lehman & Duval in Philadelphia.
or the
A Chippeway Chief
Painted by J.O.Lewis"
"#7" in lower right corner in pencil
Dimensions W-11.875 L-19.125 inches
Material paper, ink, water color, pastel/crayon
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 Waabindeba
Title Waa-Bin-De-Ba or the White Headed Eagle A Chippeway Chief
Category Historical Art