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Sketch for "Black Elk: Homage to the Great Spirit"

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Title

Sketch for "Black Elk: Homage to the Great Spirit"

Subject

Black Elk, 1863-1950.
Drawing, American--20th century.
Figure drawing.
Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998

Description

Ink on paper
8" x 4.75"

Originally created to support the Tower of the Four Winds, Black Elk Neihardt Park, Blair, Nebraska. The Peace Pipe points from the Heart of Man to the Heart of God. Black Elk prays through tears, "Oh, make my people live."

Creator

Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998

Source

Marshall M. Fredericks Papers
Series VIII, Cabinet 1 Drawer 2 Folder 12

Date

n.d.

Rights

Use of this image requires permission from the Marshall M. Fredericks Archives.

Relation

VIII-01-02-12

Format

image/jpeg

Language

eng.

Type

Ink drawing

Identifier

VIII.1998.001.479

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Original Format

Ink drawing

Physical Dimensions

8" x 4.75"

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