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    JOSEPH HENRY SHARP (American 1859-1953)
    Willows and Weeds, 1910
    Oil on canvas board
    12 x 17 inches (30.5 x 43. 2 cm)
    Unsigned

    Provenance:
    Nedra Mattecucci Galleries, Santa Fe, New Mexico
    Byram T. Crosby, Indiana
    Manitou Gallery, Cheyenne, Wyoming
    Frau Dana, Dana Ranch, Montana

    Willow and Weeds
    depicts the "Sioux Pass Creek" in Montana. The Sioux used the cover of the tall willows and weeds of the creek bed to pass without notice by Custer's Calvary while en route to Little Big Horn.

    This work's initial owner was Frau Dana of the Dana Ranch in Montana, which still remains one of the largest cattle ranches in the state. This lot is accompanied by a letter of authenticity.


    More information about JOSEPH HENRY SHARP, also known as Sharp, Joseph Henry, Joseph Henry Sharp, Sharp, J. H..

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    Auction Dates
    December, 2007
    6th-7th Thursday-Friday
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