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Narciso Platero (Ha So De

Auction:
2074
Lot:
458
Sold for:
$4,830$4,200

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Auction:
Sale #2074 - 2074
Location:
Bolton
Date / Time :
September 15, 2001 10:00AM

Description:

Narciso Platero (Ha So De, Fiercely Ascending) (Native American, 1918-1998) Navajo Women, signed "HA-SO-DE" l.r., tempera on textured ivory paper, (minor paper thin spot u.r. corner), 22 1/8 x 17 1/4 in. (sight), matted. N.B. Ha So De was a noted American Indian painter and served as one of the 450 Navajo World War II code talkers. He studied at the Santa Fe Indian School and at the University of New Mexico with Modernist painter Raymond Johnson.
Estimate $5,000-6,000

Keywords

Narciso Platero, Raymond Johnson, Modernist painter , New Mexico, Santa Fe Indian School, University of New Mexico, Navajo Nation, Navajo people, Navajo tribe, Tempera