The Women of The Great Lakes
This First section of the World Longest Native American Painting was created in 2006-2007. It was in part executed during a feature of Daniel Ramirez Artwork at the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI) in Washington DC.
This painting depicts the Women a combination of the three states around the Great Lakes:
Michigan; Bay Mills Chippewa, Grand Traverse Bay Ottawa, Hannaville Potawattomi, Keeweenaw Bay Indian Community, Lac Vieux Desert Chippewas, Little River Band of Ottawa, Little Traverse Band of Odawa, Gun Lake Potawattomi, Huron Band of Potawattomi, Saginaw Chippewa, Sault St. Marie Chippewa
Wisconsin; Bad River Band of Chippewa, Forest County Potawattomi, Ho-Chunk Nation, Lac Courtes Oreilles Chippewa, Lac Du Flambeau Chippewa, Menominee, Onieda Tribe of Wisconsin, Red Cliff Band of Chippewa, Sokaogon Band of Chippewa, St. Croix Band of Chippewa, Stockbridge Munsee Community
Minnesota; Grand Portage, Bois Forte, Red Lake, White Earth, Leech Lake, Fond du Lac, and Mille Lacs Anishinabe; Shakopee, Mdewakanton, Prairie Island, Lower Sioux and Upper Sioux Dakota Communities
This print is made with archival inks and is matted with 4 different colors of archival mat: yellow pumpkin - patriot red - clay - sand
The matted size is 10"×23" and these prints are signed and titled by the artist Daniel Ramirez