Basket Weaver

James King

Basket Weaver, Paintings by James King
  • Woolen Shirt painting
  • Navajo painting
Savvy Price $800.00
Gallery Price $1,100.00
Title
Basket Weaver
Artist
James King
Medium
Acrylic on canvas
Sight size
18 1/2" height X 23" width
Frame
Rustic wood molding, linen liner, gold fillet
Frame size
30 3/4" height X 35 3/4" width
Signed
"James King © (Woolen Shirt)" at viewer's lower right
Date of creation
Circa 2010
Condition
Art is in excellent condition. Frame's liner at upper right is stained.
Provenance
Bo Jo-2
About The Basket Weaver

King's painting is based on a photograph taken by Putnam + Valentine dated 1910, which will accompany the painting.  See last photograph below.  Photograph was titled Indian Basket Weaver and Child (Arizona).

About James King
(1951-2019) Navajo Dineh.  Strongly influenced by the work of Jimmy Abeita, King won Best of Show at the Heard Museum in 2002.  Three years later he won Best of Category at Indian Market in Santa Fe and at the Gallup Inter-Tribal Ceremonial.

He chose to depict realistic depictions of traditional Indian life, genre scenes.
Cultures

American Indian, Navajo

Medium

Paintings

Subject

American Indians, Genre

Keywords

James King, Woolen Shirt painting, Navajo painting