Three Sisters, Plains Ledger Art, by Dolores Purdy, Caddo-Winnebago

Three Sisters on 1890's Ledger Paper

  • Colored Pencil & Ink
  • 1890's Ledger Paper
  • 13" x 15"

The women are depicted wearing stylized regalia - Dush-Toh is a traditional head drop for Caddo ladies. Small mirrors were attached as decorations.  The mirrors were acquired trade items from Europeans.  Feminine and colorful, Three Sisters honors women looking forward...and reflecting!

Dolores Purdy, Caddo-Winnebago