Photostory #235: Prairie Painter: Blood Indian Artist Wins Acclaim

Gar Lunney
National Film Board of Canada
Release Date
November 10, 1959
CMCP fonds
Credit Line
Canadian Museum of Contemporary Photography fonds, National Gallery of Canada Library and Archives
Main Text
Gerald Feathers' subject matter ranges from scenes of modern ranch life on the prosperous Reserve to vivid paintings which recall great moments in the history of his people, the Blood Indian Band. Jim Gladstone, grandson of Canada's first Indian Senator, James Gladstone, poses above for a pastel portrait by the talented prairie artist.