Tepee souvenirs, Route 20, Otsego County, NY. From the Native American Genocide Series.

Rita Dibert, Artist

This is one of the photographs in our collection. It was made in 1991. The place where it was made is unknown.
About the Work
An ongoing series delving into the misuse of Native American imagery, totems, and history by white settlers. The artist is from the Delaware, Leniwee tribe (Pennsylvania).
[Rita Dibert,2/2/2020]
Measurements
Image 460 x 355mm
Frame 615 x 515x 25mm
Media
selenium-toned silver gelatin print from Polaroid 55 N/P
Description
Black and white photograph showing a large skin tepee half merged into a wooden structure.
Credit Line
Collection of the Sarjeant Gallery Te Whare o Rehua Whanganui. Gift of Peter Ireland, 2000
Collection Type
Permanent collection
Acquisition Date
16 Nov 2000

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Accession Number:
2000/17/2