Vern Sitting Bear and His Niece's Pet Wolf, Pine Ridge Reservation, South Dakota

John Willis, American, born 1958


negative 2004; print 2011

Pieziographic pigment inkjet print

Image: 17 7/8 × 22 1/8 in. (45.4 × 56.2 cm)

Sheet: 19 7/8 × 23 7/8 in. (50.5 × 60.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Richard S. and Jeanne Press


Portfolio / Series Title

Views from the Reservation


Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name


Research Area


Not on view

Course History

SART 17.9, The Photographer as Activist: Making Art Inspired by the Hood Museum's Collection, Virginia Beahan, Winter 2015

Published References

John Willis, Views from the Reservation, Chicago: The Center for American Places at Columbia College Chicago, ill. p. 63, p. 171, 2011.


Richard S. and Jeanne Press, Weston, Massachusetts; lent to the present collection, 2011.

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