Between the years of 1875 and 1878 a large number of Kiowa, Arapaho, Caddo, Cheyenne, and Comanche warriors were imprisoned in Fort Marion in Florida for their participation in the Red River Wars. These prisoners were given materials: pencil, ink, and watercolors on old ledger and account books then encouraged to draw by their military captors. Twenty-six of these prisoners, mostly Cheyenne and Kiowa produced hundreds of drawings and a number of books depicting the life as warriors before capture. This style of drawings has come to be referred to as Ledger Drawings
This piece depicts a ledger horse foal. No collection of Ledger Horses would be complete without a foal.
This piece measures approximately 18 inches long by 8 inches tall. Cut from 12 gauge hot rolled steel then painted with automotive grade primer & paints and finished with an automotive grade clear coat. Paints are UV protected. Each Ledger Horse is hand-painted and will have its own unique color scheme, therefore, each will be different. We will E-mail a picture for your approval before shipping. Mounted on a polished steel Base.
Unless requested by the Customer BMMA does not use clip art or any purchased designs. As with most of our pieces, this is an original Copyrighted© BMMA in-house design. Our pieces are heirloom quality and will be handed down for generations.
We custom cut to any size as well as most any primary color you wish. Contact us for pricing on larger items.
For more details on custom orders and the procedures, BMMA uses in producing pieces visit the process section of our website BlueMesaMetalArts.com
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