Object photography

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Object description

  • Jaune Quick-to-See Smith (Kootenai and Salish, birth 1940)
  • Untitled, 1985
  • Pastel on paper
  • Kootenai, Salish
  • H: 30 in, W: 22 1/4 in (H: 76.2 cm, W: 56.5 cm)
  • Gift of Katrina M. Carye, 2011
  • 2011.29.58


Signed in pencil BR corner.


Stylized human form at center with image of tree inside body. Lower right quadrant of picture plane, area below figures arms and legs, is colored in in maroon with criss crosses. An animal's head with antlers and a white stripe from forehead to tip of nose is at right center. Below figure's feet, at bottom of picture, is a silhouette of a horse's head in profile, frontal view of horse with white stripe from forehead down nose, and a tipi. At upper left quadrant are 3 stylized outlines of animal heads, as well as geometric shapes and squiggles.


Ms. Jaune Quick-To-See Smith