Mother Earth & Father Sky

Boyd Warner Jr.

Mother Earth & Father Sky , Paintings by Boyd Warner Jr.
  • Boyd Warner painting
  • Father Sky Mother Earth
Marked Down $2,800.00
Gallery Price $4,500.00
Title
Mother Earth & Father Sky
Artist
Boyd Warner Jr.
Medium
Acrylic and stones on masonite
Frame
Ready-made linen liner, distressed wood molding
Frame size
33 1/2" height X 45 1/2" width
Signed
"Warner 1974" at viewer's lower right
Date of creation
1974
Condition
Excellent
Provenance
Consigned by a Phoenician JT
Board size
24" height X 36" width
About The Mother Earth & Father Sky

This painting's 1974 Gallup Inter-Tribal First Prize ribbon gains in significance because Clara Lee Tanner has signed the back of the ribbon as one of three judges for this prize.

 

About Boyd Warner Jr.

(1937-2014) This Navajo artist with an Indian name Blackhair worked in oil, acrylic, watercolor, tempera, sand as well as mixed media. This artist depicted cultural icons of his people as well as those related to various pueblo people.

 Warner competed in art exhibits and shows as early as 1968. He won awards at Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonials, at the Heard Museum Indian Markets, at the New Mexico State Fair and at the Scottsdale National Indian Arts and Crafts for several years.

Warner is named in the Tanner book, Southwest Indian Painting A Changing Art (1973) as well as Dr. Patrick Lester's The Biographical Director of Native American Painters.

Other Works By Boyd Warner Jr.:
  • Navajo Black Hat with Turquoise Hat Band, Paintings by Boyd Warner Jr.
  • Blizzard, Paintings by Boyd Warner Jr.
Cultures

American Indian, Navajo

Medium

Paintings

Subject

American Indians

Keywords

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