Rhonda Holy Bear. Cheyenne River Sioux and Lakota, b. 1959. Maternal Journey, 2010. Wood, gesso, paint, clay, cotton, wool, metal, glass micro-beads, brain-tanned buckskin, rawhide, fur, hair, feathers. 31 x 42 inches. Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker. Photograph by Craig Smith
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