Lot 106 of 350:
Masterpieces of American Indian Art  

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Estimate:
$1,000 - $1,500

Title:
Modern Masterpieces of American Indian Art, Numbers 1 through 6

Author:
Dietrich, Margretta Stewart

Place:
Santa Fe, New Mexico

Publisher:
Laboratory of Anthropology

Date:
[1940s]

Description:

Six parts, each containing a signed serigraph, 34x26.5 cm (13kx10½"), loose in printed paper folders. One of 500 copies. Also includes one duplicate part (ex-library) and three other similar publications. Silkscreens printed by Louie H. Ewing, folders designed by Merle Armitage.

Prints include:

  • Sacred Fire Dancer by Allan Hauser.
  • Buffalo by Oqwa Pi.
  • Navajo Girl and Sheep by Harrison Begay.
  • Two Deer by Gerald Nailor.
  • Buffalo Dance by Ku-Pe-Ru.
  • The Forest by Wade Handley.

The additional prints are

  • Buffalo by Oqwa Pi. (ex-library).
  • Green Stone Fetish by Louie H. Ewing,
  • The Virgin of Guadalupe by Louis H. Ewing.
  • Scorpion Bowl by Louie H. Ewing.

Lot Amendments

Condition:
Light wear to folders; prints fine overall.


 
Item number:
291602
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