This portrait features a decorated Blackfeet man, wearing a blue top hat with local flowers and feathers. The figure is flanked on either side by opposing buffalo and wild horses. With images of the Creator - God, and Mother Moon & the Morning Star this is a full embodiment of the Blackfeet culture.
Ledger Size: 23"x17"
This piece is currently unframed and mounted on black foamboard.
Terrance Guardipee is an internationally acclaimed Blackfeet painter and ledger artist, consistently recognized for the traditional depiction of his Blackfeet heritage and contemporary innovation demonstrated in his work. Terrance was one of the first Native artists to revive the historical ledger art tradition, and was the first ledger artist to transform the style from the single page custom into his signature map collage concept. The leading institutions in the Native art community consistently acknowledge Terrance’s innovative incorporation of authentic Blackfeet images into his own contemporary form of ledger art.