Raised Outline Navajo Weaving

Marie Watson

Raised Outline Navajo Weaving, Textiles by Marie Watson
  • Marie Watson weaving
  • Navajo raised outlined
  • raised outline Navajo weaving
Savvy Price $3,000.00
Gallery Price $4,000.00
Title
Raised Outline Navajo Weaving
Artist
Marie Watson
Medium
Hand-woven textile
Size
72" height X 38" width
Warp count
8 per inch
Weft count
32 per inch
Condition
Mint !
Provenance
B Nib
About The Raised Outline Navajo Weaving
About Marie Watson
(Born circa 1940, Navajo) Best known for her raised outline weavings, Watson has also utilized Wide Ruins and Burntwater designs as well as a rug within a rug motif.  Her compositions tend to be highly complex employing a multitude of colors.  

Examples of her textiles have been featured in various issues of Arizona Highways.  Lois Jacka's hardbound publication Beyond Tradition:  Contemporary Indian Arts and Its Evolution (1988) includes an illustration of Watson's weaving on page 132.  Gregory Schaaf covers Marie Watson in his book American Indian Textiles 2,000 Artist Biographies (2001) The Museum of Northern Arizona hosts an example of Watson's weavings in their permanent collection.
Cultures

Navajo, Women Artists

Medium

Textiles

Subject

Contemporary

Keywords

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