Published on March 11, 2013 by Amy
The name of the artist is George Catlin (1796-1872). The picture, depicting traditional dress, provides the opportunity to study the culture and clothing of this Native American Indian woman. The name of the Native Indian woman in the picture is Wife of The Six, 1832, Plains Ojibwe Plains Chippewa tribe. The picture of her raises different points of interest which increase knowledge and understanding of Native Indian tribes:
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The title we have given the picture reflects the name of the tribe, for ease of identification. Not the most agreeable” of The Six’s several wives, according to Catlin.