Category: Ralph T. Coe

Hair Ornament

Hair Ornament

Native American Hair Ornament Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Caddo Place: Binger, Oklahoma Media: Stroud, trade tacks, tin, horsehair, and German silver. Dims: 22 x 5.25 x 1 in. (55 x 13.3 x 2.54 cm). Date: c. 1900 Description: The Caddo tribe originally came north...
Navigation Chart

Navigation Chart

Oceanic Navigation Chart Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Marshall Islands Place: Micronesia Media: Rattan and Cowrie shell Dims: 25.25 x 26.75 in. (64.1 x 67.9 cm). Date: c. 1980 Description: The Polynesians were masters of reading the ocean, being able to map out the...
Fishing Lures

Fishing Lures

Native American Two Fishing Lures Artist: Unknown Culture/People: Ojibwe Place: Great Lakes, Canada Media: Wood, feathers, tin, tacks, and pigment Dims: Larger 2 x 7.5 x 2.75 in. (5 x 19 x 6.9 cm). Smaller 1 x 4.5 x 1.5 in. (2.5 x 11.4 x 3.8 cm). Date: c. 1925...
Un Chat sur une Pallissade

Un Chat sur une Pallissade

European Un Chat sur une Pallissade Artist: Theophile Alexandre Steinlen Culture/People: Swiss/French Place: Europe Media: Paint on canvas Dims: 21 x 25.5 in. (53.3 x 64.7 cm). Date: 1909 Description: Theophile Alexandre Steinlen was well known for his art posters....
Set of Nesting Boxes

Set of Nesting Boxes

Native American Set of Nexting Boxes Artist: Irene Desmoulins and Mildred Agounie Culture/People: Anishinaabe, Odawa Place: Geo Region Media: Birchbark, sweetgrass, quills, cotton thread, and dye Dims: varies Date: 2001 Description: “Much more work is put into...