Chin-cha-pee (the Fire Bug that Creeps)

George Catlin. Circa 1852.

Image of Chin-cha-pee (the Fire Bug that Creeps)

Portrait of an Assiniboine woman, wife of Wi jun-jon. She is wearing an animal hide dress and is holding a tool said to be used for digging wild turnips. Her hair is braided and she is wearing beaded necklaces, earrings and face paint

Metadata Details
Item Type Artwork
Title Chin-cha-pee (the Fire Bug that Creeps)
Short Title Chin-cha-pee (the Fire Bug that Creeps), 1852
Creator George Catlin
Publication Date Circa 1852
Call Number VAULT oversize Ayer Art Catlin 1, Drawing No. 36
Location Special Collections 4th floor