Object photography

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Object description

  • Jerry Ingram (Choctaw and Cherokee, birth 1941)
  • Wedding Robe, 1980s
  • Watercolor on paper
  • Santa Fe, New Mexico, United States
  • mat H: 11 in, mat W: 14 in (mat H: 27.9 cm, mat W: 35.6 cm)
  • Gift of Katrina M. Carye, 2011
  • 2011.29.29

INSCRIPTION

Signed bottom left "Ingram" in yellow ink.

DESCRIPTION

This depicts a Native American woman in profile on a reddish orange background. The figure is wearing a hide wedding robe adorned with horizontal stripes that may be either beaded or painted, and single feather in her braided hair. She is holding a feather fan in her hand, some of which is obscured by her robe.

COPYRIGHT HOLDER

Jerry Ingram