Woman Wearing Neckbands

Ralph "Gus" Kniffin

Woman Wearing Neckbands, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
Marked Down $600.00
Gallery Price $950.00
Title
Woman Wearing Neckbands
Artist
Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
Medium
Black ink on paper board
Sight size
17 1/2" height X 15" width
Frame
Conservation clear glass, black finished wood molding
Frame size
19 1/2" height X 17 1/4" width
Signed
"Ralph 'Gus' Kniffin 74" at lower center
Date of creation
1974
Condition
Excellent, as appeared framed, glazed
Provenance
LF
About The Woman Wearing Neckbands

Another immaculate ink drawing by Gus Kniffin

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 has been cited in Who's Who in American Art.

Other Works By Ralph "Gus" Kniffin:
  • Forever, Drawings by Ralph "Gus" Kniffin
  • Nature Surrounds Her, Drawings 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
Cultures

American Indian

Medium

Drawings

Subject

American Indians, Female

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