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Painting by Hopi Artist Waldo Mootzka (1910-1940)

Auction:
2862B
Lot:
256
Sold for:
$738$600

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Auction:
American Indian & Ethnographic Arts - 2862B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 07, 2015 10:00AM

Description:

Painting by Hopi Artist Waldo Mootzka (1910-1940), depicting various bird Kachina dancers, includes an exhibition tag from the International building, Rockefeller Center, November 29, 1937 to January 3, 1938, (small tear at border), unframed, 20 x 13 in.
Estimate $600-800

Not framed. Mat burn, tear at bottom edge. Partially glued to paper, shouldn't be folded.


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Keywords

Waldo Mootzka, Hopi, Kachina, Native American art, Native American religion, Neil David Sr, Pueblo culture, Rockefeller Center

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