Behold a captivating half-body portrait of Whirling Horse, an Indigenous American, taken around 1900 by the skilled photographer Gertrude Käsebier.
In this portrait, Whirling Horse dons traditional attire, including a feathered headdress that crowns his head. A suede fringed jacket adorns his upper body, reflecting the cultural heritage and craftsmanship of his people. With a noble expression and turned gaze to the right, he exudes a sense of strength—of a proud heritage and enduring spirit of the Dakota people.
This timeless image serves as a tribute to the Indigenous cultures of America, inviting viewers to appreciate the rich cultural traditions and the individuals who embody them. As you look at this photograph, you can't help but be drawn into the depth of the noble expression, the intricate details of the traditional attire, and the timeless spirit that shines through Whirling Horse.
I love this picture! I have an entire room dedicated to Native American memorabilia and this will look great! I'm so glad to add it to my collection! 👍💕JN
Thank you for my order! The image is great and I will update this with a photo of it hung once we complete the project. Many thanks!