09-15-2001 09-15-2001
Skinner Auctions
Skinner Auctions Bolton MA
2074
September 15, 2001 10:00 AMCalender
458

Narciso Platero (Ha So De

$4,830$4,200
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, University of New Mexico, Modernist painter , New Mexico, Raymond Johnson, Santa Fe Indian School