Blue Corn Maidens

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Culture/People
San Ildefonso Pueblo
Artist/Maker
Gilbert Atencio (Wah Peen/Wo Peen/Gilbert Benjamin Atencio), San Ildefonso Pueblo, 1930-1995
Previous owner
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-
IACB source
Museum of New Mexico Museum Shop
Title
Blue Corn Maidens
Object Name
Painting
Media/Materials
Paper, casein paint, gouache/opaque watercolors
Techniques
Painted
Dimensions
24.4 x 66 cm
Object Type
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place
San Ildefonso Pueblo, San Ildefonso Reservation; Santa Fe County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created
1963
Collection History
Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives from the Museum of New Mexico Shop in 1964; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.
Catalog Number
26/2024
Barcode
262024.000
See related items
San Ildefonso Pueblo
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source
National Museum of the American Indian
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