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Catalog Number 1980.59.17
Title MEDICINE OWL, BLACKFOOT
Object Name Painting
Artist Brown, Harley (b. 1939)
Dimensions H-16 W-12.5 inches
Medium Pastel
Date c. 1975
Notes Portrait of aged Blackfoot Indian male, Medicine Owl. Subject's hair is in short braids, a white, black-tripped feather is placed horizontally at back of head. He wears shell necklace, pink and red kerchief secured by disc.
Search Terms Native American
American Indian
Art
Portrait
Capitol Collection