POTD-11 15 17-Palmer Museum of Art

POTD-11 15 17-Palmer Museum of Art

Blackfoot delegation carving

This wood and mixed media carving by Marisol is entitled ‘Blackfoot Delegation to Washington, 1916’ and depicts the delegates of the Peigan tribe of Blackfoot Indians who lobbied Congress as it considered a bill authorizing the selling of Blackfoot land. The carving is on display at Penn State’s Palmer Museum of Art.

Image: Patrick Mansell