The First Americans

© by Jenness Cortez –
Acrylic on mahogany panel, 15 by 20 inches

Jenness Cortez (1944-    )
Color study for a painting, “The Sentinels”

George Catlin (1796-1872)
“No-ho-mun-ya” (One Who Gives No Attention), Iowa warrior,
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Washington DC

Photograph by Keri Pickett, Sonja Holy Eagle’s face painted with signs of the four directions
Zuni Situlilu (Rattlesnake) Kachina, 1910-1930, Collection of Charles & Valerie Diker
Sioux Beaded Strike-A-Light Bag, c. 1890, private collection

Price upon request