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Periscovia Nevzoroff, Aleut Indian Woman, Born Unalaska 1877,

Crayon drawing on wove drawing paper

Dimensions (Sheet): 278 x 222 mm (10.9 x 8.7 in.)

Signed in crayon, lower right: “W. Langdon Kihn”; dated “7/5/42”; inscribed, lower left: title; inscribed on verso of original mount: “Periscovia Nevzeroff / Aleutian Island Indian Alaska”

Watermark: No watermark

Accession number: 1959.46.37

Gift of the Bill family, 1959

Bibliography: The Edward Lyman Bill Collection of Indian Portraits and Landscapes of the Western United States by W. Langdon Kihn [catalog for exhibition June 20 – July 6, 1957] (Old Lyme, CT: Florence Griswold House, 1957), cat. no. 37.

Work Type: drawing

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