Picture of a Crow Indian

Picture of a Crow Indian

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Picture of Crow Chief - Description and Points of Interest

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. The name of the Native Indian in the picture of the Crow Indian is Cháh-ee-chópes, Four Wolves, a Chief in Mourning. The picture of him raises different points of interest which increase knowledge and understanding of Native Indian tribes:

  • What materials have been used to make the clothes / headdress?
  • What ornaments or decorations are being worn?
  • What items or accessories is he holding?
  • What image does the picture convey? Intimidating or friendly?
  • Can you identify the group or the region the Native Indian belongs to?

The title we have given the picture reflects the name of the tribe, for ease of identification.

Description of the Picture
The artist of this painting, George Catlin, wrote the following to accompany this picture:

“[The Chief was] in mourning for a brother; and according to their custom, [he] cut off a number of locks of his long hair, which is as much as a man can well spare of so valued an ornament, which he has been for the greater part of his life cultivating.”

The Manners, Customs and Conditions of the North American Indians (1832 - 1839)
by George Catlin

 

 

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Discover the vast selection of pictures of Native Americans which includes the picture of the Crow Indian. The pictures show the clothing, War Paint, weapons and decorations of various Native Indian tribes, can be used as a really useful educational resource for kids and children of all ages. Our series of videos enable fast access to the images, pics, paintings and pictures together with information and many facts. We hope that the pictures, paintings, pics and images will assist in your studies or homework and that you enjoy watching the videos featuring many Pictures of the Native Americans - a great educational resource for kids.

 

 

 

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