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George Catlin
Peh-tó-pe-kiss, Eagle's Ribs, a Piegan Chief, 1832
Blackfoot/Pikuni
oil
29 x 24 in.
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Mrs. Joseph Harrison, Jr.


Painted at Fort Union in 1832. Eagle's Ribs is also the subject of a more elaborate full-length portrait by Catlin.



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