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Bird-forms associated with a plant-form composed of cloud and rain emblems
  • Louis Gonzales, artist
    1907–1997
    active: United States
    C. Szwedzicki, publisher
    active 1929–1952
    active: France
  • Bird-forms associated with a plant-form composed of cloud and rain emblems, 1932
  • Pueblo Indian Painting Portfolio, Plate 9
  • Where object was made: United States
  • pochoir
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 250 x 265 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 9 13/16 x 10 3/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 375 x 487 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 19 1/8 in
  • Transfer from Library
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0220
Description

Two birds with totem: two stylized birds (road-runners?) seen in profile flank an object (identified as a totem) in mid-air. The object has a rectangular base, triangles, and a long thin pole. It is centered in the image. Colors include yellow, orange, blue, black, and gray.