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A monumental carved standing fertility figure with minimal abstract painting | Donald Ellis Gallery
Profile view of a minimally painted standing fertility figure carved from wood | Donald Ellis Gallery

Fertility Figure

Pueblo
New Mexico

late 18th/early 19th century

wood, paint

height: 13 ½"

Inventory # S3916

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Provenance

Reportedly purchased in 1970 near Acoma Pueblo, New Mexico
Larry and Alyce Frank, Arroyo Honda, New Mexico
Donald Ellis Gallery, Dundas, ON
Private collection, Connecticut

Published

Donald Ellis Gallery catalogue, 1999, pg. 11

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Brooklyn Museum and The Art Institute of Chicago – See: Penney, David and Longfish, George C. Native American Art. Westport: Hugh Lauter Levine and Associates, 1994, pg. 135

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