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Full-scale bronze "Black Elk: Homage to the Great Spirit," side view

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Title

Full-scale bronze "Black Elk: Homage to the Great Spirit," side view

Subject

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

Description

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."

Source

Marshall M. Fredericks Papers
Series II, Box 2, Folder 27

Date

n.d.

Rights

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

Relation

II-02-27

Format

image/jpeg

Type

Image

Still Image Item Type Metadata

Original Format

Color print

Physical Dimensions

3.5" x 4.25"