eHumanity: free portal for digital native-american cultural items

Advanced Search

Image Only


Search for    from   in   during 




 
Showing search results(1 of 14267)

Kisa Kachina  (Painting/ Drawing/ Print/ Etc.)  "circa 1936"

Otis Polelonema (Otis Poleonema), Hopi Pueblo, 1902-1981

Courtesy of National Museum of the American Indian



More Information

Time Period:

1931-1941

Materials:

Paperboard, gouache/opaque watercolors

Techniques:

Painted

Dimensions:

21.9 x 31.8 cm

Cultures:

American Indians, Hopi Pueblo, Native Americans, North America, Pueblo, Southwest

City:

Songoopavi (Shongopovi), Second Mesa, Hopi Reservation

County:

Navajo County

State:

Arizona

Country:

USA

Collection History:

Formerly in the collection of San Francisco attorney Charles De Young Elkus (1881-1963) and his wife Ruth Elkus (1884-1972), who both collected Indian art and fought for Indian rights; donated to MAI by Mr. and Mrs. Elkus in 1961.

Source ID:

NMAI_246406

Catalog Number:

23/1245

Album Name:

Comments / Posts

Please login to ehumanity to comment/reply/report abuse