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Itsipstsinikyi - "Kills-inside" - Piegan
  • Edward Sheriff Curtis
    1868–1952
    born: Whitewater, Wisconsin, United States ; died: Los Angeles, California, United States ; active: United States
  • Itsipstsinikyi - "Kills-inside" - Piegan, 1926
  • The North American Indian (1907-1930) Volume XVIII
  • Where object was made: United States
  • photogravure
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 19 x 14 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 7 1/2 x 5 1/2 in
    Mat Dimensions: 19 x 14 in
  • Gift of Marcus J. and Carol K. Smith
  • Not on display
  • 1985.0311
Description
Exhibitions

Portrait of a Native American woman wearing a dress (identified as elk skin) with shell and bead decorations. She is shown from the waist up.