Nature Surrounds Her

Ralph "Gus" Kniffin

Nature Surrounds Her, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
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Marked Down $750.00
Gallery Price $1,100.00
Nature Surrounds Her
Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
Black ink and Prismacolor pencils
Sight size
11 1/2" height X 8 1/2" width
Four non-archival mat boards, regular glass, routed wood molding
Frame size
20 1/4" height X 17" width
Date of creation
Excellent, as appeared framed, glazed.
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About The Nature Surrounds Her

Her smoldering eyes are perfectly riveting !

About Ralph "Gus" Kniffin

(Born 1946-2013) Apache/ Shoshone American Indian) A member of the San Carlos tribe, Kniffin was a painter who studied at the Institute of American Indian Arts in Santa Fe, New Mexico and specifically with Allan Houser, Charles Loloma and Fritz Scholder.

Kniffin won first place, a special award and two honorable mentions for his pen and ink drawings at the annual Scottsdale National in 1976.  He also won first prize and honorable mention at the Heard Annual Art Show in Phoenix (1976).  Kniffin was represented in Phoenix, Arizona by Gallery Three.  

He had been cited in Who's Who in American Art.

Other Works By Ralph "Gus" Kniffin:
  • They Saw Man for the First Time, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Untitled  Strident Song, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • They're Still Running, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Woman Wearing Neckbands, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Second Time, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Call Me Back, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin

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