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The Eagle Dance
  • Awa Tsireh, artist
    1898–1955, active 1915–1955
    born: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; active: United States
    C. Szwedzicki, publisher
    active 1929–1952
    active: France
  • The Eagle Dance, 1932
  • Pueblo Indian Painting Portfolio, Plate 37
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pochoir
  • Paper Type: cream
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 148 x 299 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 5 13/16 x 11 3/4 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 375 x 487 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 19 1/8 in
  • Transfer from Library
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0224

Three male figures on a beige background. The two figures on the left have their arms extended and are in dance poses. They have feathers hanging down from the arms and behind them. They have a hat with a beak on the front. There is a man on the right playing the drum. He is wearing a green shirt, purple pants, and red boots.