Shoots Ahead

Terrance Guardipee, Blackfeet / American, born 1968
Niitsitapii (Blackfoot / Blackfeet)
Northern Plains



Prismacolor crayon, Prismacolor maker, and graphite on ledger book paper

Sheet (Irreg.): 11 1/8 in. (28.2 cm)

Overall: 17 9/16 in. (44.6 cm)

Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Gift of Mark Lansburgh, Class of 1949



Place Made: United States, North America


21st century

Object Name

Ledger Drawing

Research Area

Native American


Native American: Plains

Not on view


Signed, in black ink, lower right: Terrance Guardipee c[circled]

Course History

NAS 30.2, ARTH 16, Plains Ledger Drawings and Their Complexities, Joyce Szabo, Summer 2013

NAIS 8.01, Perspectives in Native American Studies, Heid Erdrich, Fall 2022

Exhibition History

Picturing Change: The Impact of Ledger Drawing on Native American Art, Alvin P. Gutman Gallery, Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth College, Hanover, New Hampshire, December 11, 2004-May 15, 2005.


The artist; sold to Mark Lansburgh, August 2004; given to present collection, 2004.

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