Friday, February 21, 2014

Golden Eagle by K Henderson

Golden Eagle is 40" x 30", oil on linen

This painting is a continuation of my 'Top Hat" series. In the 1880's The Powers That Be in the United States Government would invite American Indian leaders to Washington. There they were given gifts such as clothing, flags, hats etc. The recipient would then use these items as they saw fit. This hat is decorated with parts of a flag, an emblem from a helmet, ribbons and feathers


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  1. K, this is wonderful. I do like the muted background print very much.

  2. Marvelous background on the "Golden Eagle" portrait. Absolutely beautiful!


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