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Historic ledger paper, ink, colored pencil
11 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. (29.2 x 44.5 cm) (show scale)
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© Linda Haukaas
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Linda Haukaas (Sicangu Lakota, born 1957). Quilling Society, 2010. Historic ledger paper, ink, colored pencil, 11 1/2 x 17 1/2 in. (29.2 x 44.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of the artist, 2011.49. © artist or artist's estate (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 2011.49_PS6.jpg)
overall, 2011.49_PS6.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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Contemporary ledger art drawing depicting a Lakota Women's Quilling Society. Women are depicted as inside the tipi engaged in their society meeting and quilling work. It is drawn on historic paper where the banking accounts are left on it, ignored, as part of the background.
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