• Title:

    The Fawn and the Moon

  • Date created:


  • Artists/Makers:

    Gerald Nailor (To Yah), Diné (Navajo), 1917-1952

  • Place:

    Picuris Pueblo, Picuris Reservation; Taos County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)

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  • Media/Materials:

    Paper, tempera

  • Techniques:


  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Purchased by Indian Arts and Crafts Board representatives in 1953 from Liane Adams (Mrs. Hall Adams, 1897-1985), a patron of the artist's who collected and sold his work; part of the IACB Headquarters collection (Department of the Interior, Washington, DC) until 2000 when it was transferred to NMAI.

  • Dimensions:

    30.2 x 24.8 cm

  • Catalog number:


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