Howe, Oscar

Untitled – Six Dancers

Untitled – Six Dancers

Oscar Howe (1915-1983)
Untitled – Six Dancers, ca. 1938
Tempera on paper
12 x 20 inches
Signed lower right “O. Howe”
SOLD

Oscar Howe – Artist Bio

(1915-1983) South Dakota, Indian Figure, Genre Often Abstract Born in Joe Creek, South Dakota, on the Crow Creek Reservation in 1915, Howe was given the name Mazuha Hokshina meaning “Trader Boy”. A student at The Studio at the Santa Fe Indian School between 1935 and 1938, Howe earned his BA from Dakota Wesleyan University in […]