Edward S. Curtis (1868-1952)View Artist Biography
Plate 212 Cheyenne Girl
Portfolio, 22 x 18 inches
In this picture, taken by Edward Curtis in 1905, a young Cheyenne girl poses for the camera. She is wearing simple earrings, necklaces and a beaded ornamental garment. Her expression is skeptical with one eyebrow higher than the other. Her hair is in two long braids and he dress is quite simple.