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Catalog Number X1965.19.03
Title SI-MO-SET GOES AFTER WATER AND SON (TINY MAN)
Object Name Painting
Artist Jemne, Elsa (1888-1974)
Dimensions H-33.5 W-27.875 inches
Medium Oil/Canvas
Date 1925
Notes The painting is of a mother and son from their laps upward. The child sits in his mother's lap and wears red pants, a white shirt, and has short cropped black hair. The other has two black braids and one visible white earring and wears a blue dress. Both subjects face forward and the background is geometric and multi colored with squares, triangles, and lines. The triangles are similar to tipis in shape and style.
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Art
Native American
American Indian