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Title: Painted lodges - Piegan
Artists: Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952
Keywords: Photographs;Curtis, Edward S., 1868-1952;Photogravures;Images;Piegan Indians;Tipis
Issue Date: 1900
Publisher: Memphis, Tenn. : Archives and Special Collections, Rhodes College
Abstract: Description by Edward S. Curtis: "Symbolically painted tipis are frequently observed among the Piegan. Sometimes incidents in the owner's career, especially as a warrior, are depicted, but more often as in this picture, the painting is conventional, and imitative of a tipi seen by the owner in a vision." source Library of Congress, American Memory website
Description: The original photogravure was produced in Boston by John Andrew & Son, c1906 and published as plate 186 in The North American Indian volume 06, The Piegan. The Cheyenne. The Arapaho [portfolio]. Original copyright Seattle : E.S. Curtis, 1911
Appears in Collections:Edward S. Curtis Collection. Images

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