Comanche Portrait

Ronald Burgess

Comanche Portrait, Paintings by Ronald Burgess
Item Purchased
Savvy Price $350.00
Gallery Price $450.00
Title
Comanche Portrait
Artist
Ronald Burgess
Medium
Black ink and watercolor on paper
Sight size
13 1/2" height X 10 1/2" width
Frame
Two paper window mat boards, regular glass, dark wood molding
Frame size
23 3/4" height X 19 3/4" width
Signed
"R. Tachaco Burgess Comanche" vertically along viewer's left side
Date of creation
Circa 2000
Condition
Excellent, as appeared framed, glazed
Provenance
RF-2
About The Comanche Portrait
About Ronald Burgess
(Born 1950, Comanche heritage)  Elected chairman of the Comanche Nation in 1985, Ron Burgess majored in art education at the University of Central Oklahoma after which he went to Arizona State University, earning a master's degree in Indian education.  Burgess earned other degrees while attending the University of Oklahoma, Landford University and El Reno College.  To make a living he worked as a teacher or in administration over the years.

In 2007 he retired and moved to Cochiti Lake, New Mexico, at which time he returned to making art.
Cultures

American Indian

Medium

Paintings

Subject

American Indians

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