Oscar HoweIhanktowan Sioux1915 – 1983

Oscar Howe (1915-1983) Ihanktowan Sioux

The grandson of Not Afraid Of Bear, a Yanktonai Headman, he preserved the ceremonies, philosophies, and mythologies of the Dakotapi in his paintings and teaching.  He spent his later years as a Professor Emerita of Art at the University of South Dakota.


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