Friends of Red Lodge-Original Art-Pow Wow Dancer

Friends of Red Lodge-Original Art-Pow Wow Dancer

$650.00

# 000402 Pow Wow Dancer

Powwow dancers and musicians  refused to abandon their cultural traditions and discriminatory legislation, both on and off reserves. Today, powwows are sometimes a place where both Indigenous and non-Indigenous peoples can come together in peace to celebrate tradition and promote an enduring culture.
“Powwow” is the English version of the word pau-wau, which originally stood for a healing ceremony conducted by the spiritual or religious leaders of various tribes. This tradition is often carried on today.

 

Artist:  Unknown
Tribe: Unknown

Medium:  Colored Pencil on 100 lb. Vellum paper
Year Created: 2018
Created at:  snake River Correctional Institution

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# 000402 Pow Wow Dancer

 

An Original Work that has been Professionally Matted and Framed with backing and hanging wire.

Framed Outer Dim:  (* Apr.) 23″ X 19″  Matt Dim: Apr.  18″ X 13″, this is a great piece of art to hang in your home or office!

Your purchases help support our (non-profit) causes for the Native Americans who wish to leave prison life behind and develop a new life in freedom, to learn more click here: Red Lodge Transition Center

*Call or email for exact dimensions for fitment if needed, where you intend to place this art.