Original Acrylic on Antique Ledger Paper #199 - Great Deeds

$ 200.00

The Pine Ridge Art Center is very pleased to offer for sale this excellent example of traditional Ledger Art by noted Lakota Artist Merle Locke!

THIS IS ONE OF ONLY TWO LEFT OF THE HORSE AND RIDERS ON SMALL LEDGERS!

#199 ~ Great Deeds

This original ink and acrylic on antique ledger paper, signed Merle Locke OLA and dated 2017, is a beautiful and charming example of traditional Native American ledger art. Approximately 14.5"x6". 

Prints: This painting is available in a limited-edition, high-quality giclee print on archival fine art paper. Select Print above. Unframed. Framing is available.

Locke honors the memories of his ancestors by using ledger paper dated October 1898 from a Black Hills grocery store, a time and place so significant in Sioux history. Native artists have used ledger paper since that time, making it part of the Native Art tradition.

Buy more than one! These little treasures look even more beautiful when grouped together!

This is a rare opportunity to own an original work of art by one of the most recognized Oglala Lakota artists working today! Watch a video of Merle discussing his art. 

Condition of the Original: No defects or scratches to the art, however the antique ledger paper shows normal signs of wear and age

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