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Montezuma summoning the animals from their caverns
  • Richard Martinez, artist
    1904–1987, active 1920–1970
    born: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
    C. Szwedzicki, publisher
    active 1929–1952
    active: France
  • Montezuma summoning the animals from their caverns, 1932
  • Pueblo Indian Painting Portfolio, Plate 25
  • Where object was made: San Ildefonso Pueblo, New Mexico, United States
  • pochoir
  • Paper Type: beige
  • Image Dimensions Height/Width: 292 x 410 mm
    Image Dimensions Height/Width: 11 1/2 x 16 1/8 in
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 375 x 485 mm
    Sheet/Paper Dimensions: 14 3/4 x 19 1/8 in
  • Transfer from Library
  • Not on display
  • 1987.0228
Description

Figures and animals on a beige background in a landscape. There is a male figure (identified as a warrior) who extends an arm toward a charging buffalo and a black and white deer. The background has a line drawing of mountains, a rainbow, and the sun.