Portrait of an Indian
On View: Luce Visible Storage and Study Center, 5th Floor
Bronze and green stone base
22 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 6 in. (57.2 x 24.8 x 15.2 cm) (show scale)
Incised on back: "Max / Bachmann"
Gift of Louis John and Pamela Greenspan Ercole in memory of Sol Greenspan
Bust length portrait of Native American man with hair bound into two ponytails, wears upright feather at crown of head and shirt decorated with fringe and geometric patterns in V-neck front; bust attached to low rectangular green stone base.
Max Bachmann (American, 1862-1921). Portrait of an Indian, 1900-1905. Bronze and green stone base, 22 1/2 x 9 3/4 x 6 in. (57.2 x 24.8 x 15.2 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Louis John and Pamela Greenspan Ercole in memory of Sol Greenspan, 1992.106. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 1992.106_bw.jpg)
overall, 1992.106_bw.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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