Another vibrant composition from Jerry Lee
|About the Artist||
(Born 1944) Jerry Lee, a Navajo artist, was born at Wide Ruins on the Navajo Nation in northeastern Arizona. In 1964 won a first place award in the Scottsdale National Indian Art Exhibition. He later studied under Beatien Yazz.
Jerry Lee also signs his Navajo name "Hosteen Nez" to his artwork. His work is found in collections at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona; the Wheelwright Museum in Santa Fe, New Mexico and the Museum of Northern Arizona.
|Medium||Casein water-based paint|
|Sight size||16 1/2" height X 19 1/2" width|
|Frame||Two alpha mat boards, regular glass, frosted copper metal sectional molding|
|Frame size||24" height X 27" width|
|Signed||"Jerry Lee" at viewer's lower right|
|Date of creation||Circa 1970's|
|Condition||Excellent, as appeared framed, glazed.|
|Provenance||JMB collection, acquired from John Hill in 1996|