Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

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mother and daughter, Pine Ridge
  • Orville John Green
    1872–1938
    born: Jefferson County, Wisconsin, United States ; died: McPherson, Kansas, United States ; active: United States
  • mother and daughter, Pine Ridge, 1899–1903
  • Where object was made: Pine Ridge, South Dakota, United States
  • gelatin silver print
  • Object Height/Width: 17.5 x 12 cm
    Object Height/Width: 6 7/8 x 4 3/4 in
  • Transfer from Central College, Orville John and Evaline Dryer Green Collection
  • Not on display
  • 2007.7546
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Photograph of two women in an outdoor setting. On the facing left there is a standing woman who is wearing a dark dress with elk tooth decorations along the yoke and has a plaid shawl around her arms. On the facing right is a seated woman who is wearing a dark cotton dress with small white print and has a dark plaid shawl around her arms. The area around the two women is flat and grassy and there are thick trees in the distance.