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

Narciso Platero (Ha So De

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


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


Narciso Platero, University of New Mexico, Modernist painter , New Mexico, Raymond Johnson, Santa Fe Indian School