Peyote Culture Tools

Charlie Begay

Peyote Culture Tools, Paintings by Charlie Begay
  • Begay painting
  • Navajo painting
  • peyote painting
Marked Down $100.00
Gallery Price $250.00
Title
Peyote Culture Tools
Artist
Charlie Begay
Medium
Gouache (opaque watercolor) on paper board
Signed
"Charlie Begay" at viewer's lower right
Date of creation
Circa 1980
Condition
Fair, horizontal band of discoloration measures 11 1/4" across the lower register. A 1/4" dark smudge is just below the bottom black-tipped feather on the fan.
Provenance
CPL, a collection in Texas
Board size
14" height X 18" width
About The Peyote Culture Tools

Peyote fan, peyote button and more comprise a peyote set.  All are depicted meticulously by Charlie Begay.

Had this painting been in better condition, its gallery price would have approximated $550.

 

 

About Charlie Begay

Charlie Begay is a Navajo painter who was active as an artist in the late 20th century. In the late 1970s he exhibited at the Annual American Indian Art Exhibition at the Philbrook Art Center in Tulsa, Oklahoma. His work is included in the Heritage Center Collection at the Red Cloud Indian School in Pine Ridge, South Dakota.

Other Works By Charlie Begay:
  • Navajo Woman Holding Peyote Fan, Paintings by Charlie Begay
  • Peyote Bird Nocturne, Paintings by Charlie Begay
Cultures

American Indian, Navajo

Medium

Paintings

Subject

Religious, Damage Corner

Keywords

Charlie Begay, Begay painting, Navajo painting, peyote painting