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Catalog Number 1982.21.05
Title GROUP OF GROS VENTRES WARRIORS SHOWING PAINT & DRESS
Object Name Pictograph
Artist Elk Head
Dimensions H-9 W-12 inches
Date 1885
Notes Pencil drawing on creme-colored paper depicts Gros Ventres warriors. Three figures appear, the right figure in full dress holds spear aimed at central figure on horseback. Figure on the left is viewed only from behind. Front portion of rifle is drawn at extreme right. Pencil script at bottom right corner reads "Group of Gros Ventres warriors / showing paint and dress."
Search Terms Native American
American Indian
Art