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Lewis & Clark Back to the Earth
  • Dwight W. Billedeaux
    born 1947
    born: Dillon, Montana, United States ; active: United States
  • Lewis & Clark Back to the Earth, 2004
  • Native Perspectives on the Trail: A Contemporary American Indian Art Portfolio
  • Where object was made: United States
  • monoprint
  • Paper Type: wove
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 371 x 559 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 14 5/8 x 22 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 371 x 559 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 5/8 x 22 in
    Mat Dimensions: 24 x 32 in
  • Museum purchase: Peter T. Bohan Art Acquisition Fund
  • Not on display
  • 2005.0082.02

Circular motif in the center with three pointed projections on either side. Three full length figures are inside the circular motif, composed of gestural line. The figure on the left is in profile with the right arm extended to the left. The middle figure has a gun pointing up and looks forward in three-quarters view. The right figure has a gun in front and looks to the left. All three have hats. The background is green. The circular motif is green and purple and appears to be a two-dimensional turtle design. The figures are green, red, purple, yellow, and blue.