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GALL, “Pizi” (ca. 1838-1895)
  • David Francis Barry, photographer
    1854–1934
    born: Honeoye Falls, New York, United States ; died: Superior, Wisconsin, United States ; active: United States
    Paul Harbaugh, printer, publisher and producer
  • GALL, “Pizi” (ca. 1838-1895), 1881
  • Plains Warriors, Chiefs, Scouts and Frontier Personalities portfolio
  • Where object was made: Fort Buford, Dakota Territory (present-day North Dakota), United States
  • contact print
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 21.7 x 16.3 cm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 8 1/2 x 6 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 24.3 x 19.5 cm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 9 9/16 x 7 5/8 in
    Mat Dimensions: 20 x 16 in
  • Gift of David T. Peters
  • Not on display
  • 2006.0280.09
Description
Inscriptions/Signature

Native American man standing and looking at camera. In studio with backdrop painted to look like ornate interior walls. Back of chair visible to right of man. He holds bow. Has white painting on shoulders. Braids, vest. Feather behind head.