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Male and female figures from the Buffalo Dance
  • Romando Vigil, artist
    1902–1978
    born: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States ; died: Hesperia, California, United States ; active: United States
    C. Szwedzicki, publisher
    active 1929–1952
    active: France
  • Male and female figures from the Buffalo Dance, 1932
  • Pueblo Indian Painting Portfolio, Plate 4
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pochoir
  • Paper Type: light brown
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 294 x 411 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 9/16 x 16 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 370 x 490 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 9/16 x 19 1/4 in
  • Transfer from Library
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0240
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Exhibitions

Figures on a beige background. Four male dancers are seen in profile. Alternatively, two wear buffalo masks and two carry eagle feathers. All beneath Zia (symbol of the sun and the four directions) and stylized rain clouds.