Joe De Yong (1894-1975) "Blackfoot Warrior"

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Joe De Yong (1894-1975)  Blackfoot Warrior
Featured in this lot is this original pastel and graphite artwork called "Blackfoot Warrior," from all around artist Joe Deyong born 1894 and passed in 1975. This is a beautiful and professionally made pastel and graphite on paper portrait of a Blackfoot warrior with realistic features and wonderful shading that really brings to life this piece of artwork. The condition of this framed pastel and graphite artwork is good with no obvious signs of damage and in good overall condition. The measurements of this this framed pastel & graphite artwork are 31 1/2" x 26 1/2" and the visible art measures 23 1/4" x 18 1/4". Provenance: From the renowned Sundog Fine Art Bozeman, Montana collection and collected by Bruce VanLandingham. Bruce VanLandingham was a pillar in the American Indian collecting community and a respected expert. Along with being an avid collector, Bruce also was the sole owner of Sundog Fine Art Gallery in Bozeman, which was both part museum and gallery.