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an online catalog of 500+ pieces of Native American artwork owned by a private collector, described by Cowboys & Indians Magazine as “a valuable resource for collectors, galleries, and scholars.”
2021-21 Bowl with monster and reproductive serpents

2021-21 Bowl with monster and reproductive serpents

This bowl began as an attempt to depict clearly the design on a faded Nampeyo bowl, then a second design from an ancient Sikyatki bowl was added, and thus the bowl displays designs on both the interior...

2021-19  Hopi sandal napkin ring

2021-19 Hopi sandal napkin ring

This sandal is pure kitsch, and like all great kitsch it makes me smile: especially those little toe prints.  Obviously it is tourist art and I don't know if it was peddled with a purpose.  I...

2021-18  Small seedpot with gliding birds

2021-18 Small seedpot with gliding birds

The design on this jar has a large impact, but its detail is minuscule.  Without a reference point a viewer might guess this perfectly formed and painted jar to be many times its actual...

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