He-vah

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Culture/People
Niuam (Comanche)
Artist/Maker
Josephine Wapp (Jospehine Myers-Wapp), Niuam (Comanche), 1912-2014 and Hulleah Tsinhnahjinnie (Hulleah Tsinahjinnie/Hulleah Tsinajinnie), Diné (Navajo)/Muscogee (Creek)/Seminole, b. 1954
Commissioner
National Museum of the American Indian Exhibitions Department (NMAI Exhibits Department)
Subject
Lena Fisher Myers (He-vah/Heva), Niuam (Comanche), 1879-1972
Title
He-vah
Object Name
Collage
Media/Materials
Board, paper, felt-tipped marker, colored pencil, ink, glue
Techniques
Photographically reproduced, cut, collaged, colored, drawn, written
Dimensions
50.8 x 38.2 cm
Object Type
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place
George Gustav Heye Center, National Museum of the American Indian (Alexander Hamilton US Customs House), 1 Bowling Green; New York City, Manhattan; New York County; New York; USA
Island Name
Manhattan Island
Date created
1994
Collection History
One of a set of works commissioned by NMAI for the 1994 inaugural exhibition "This Path We Travel: Celebrations of Contemporary Native American Creativity" at NMAI's George Gustav Heye Center in New York City.
Catalog Number
26/9681
Barcode
269681.000
See related items
Niuam (Comanche)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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