Related Objects
Current Location:
Cabinet 3 (FF3) -> Drawer E (FF3)
Location Notes:
IDC; Flat File; Cabinet 3; Drawer E

Chief Short Man, Blackfeet Warrior, Glacier National Park

Artwork
Medium:
Reproduction Print
Dimensions:
Artworks - Height: 11.5 in Width: 8.5 in
Description:
Native American man with two braids wearing a white poncho with pink, yellow, and green decoration.
Historical Context:
20th century artist, Winold Reiss is well known for his portraiture, interiors, and graphic design. He produced a series of portraits commissioned by the Great Northern Railway, representing Blackfeet Indians and Blood Indians of the northwestern United States and Canada. Several of these portraits illustrated promotional calendars published by the Great Northern Railway.