Picture of a Choctaw Woman
Native Indian Tribe
Picture of Choctaw Native American - 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 Choctaw woman.
The picture of her raises different points of interest which increase knowledge and understanding of Native Indian tribes:
What materials have been used to make the clothes?
What ornaments or decorations are being worn?
What items or accessories is she holding?
What image does the picture convey?
The title we have given the picture reflects the name of the tribe, for ease of identification.
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Author Linda Alchin
Publisher Siteseen Limited