• Title:

    The Food Bearers

  • Date created:

    1959

  • Artists/Makers:

    Gilbert Atencio (Wah Peen/Wo Peen/Gilbert Benjamin Atencio), San Ildefonso Pueblo, 1930-1995

  • Place:

    San Ildefonso Pueblo, San Ildefonso Reservation; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA

  • Format/Object name:

    Painting

  • Media/Materials:

    Paper, gouache/opaque watercolors

  • Techniques:

    Painted

  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of San Francisco attorney Charles De Young Elkus (1881-1963) and his wife Ruth Elkus (1884-1972), who both collected Indian art and fought for Indian rights; donated to MAI by Mr. and Mrs. Elkus in 1961.

  • Dimensions:

    72.4 x 49 cm

  • Catalog number:

    23/1266

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