Object photography

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Object description

  • Emmi Whitehorse (DinĂ© (Navajo), birth 1957)
  • Untitled, 1980s
  • Ink on paper
  • Southwestern United States
  • H: 34 in, W: 24 in (H: 86.4 cm, W: 61.0 cm)
  • Gift of Katrina M. Carye, 2011
  • 2011.29.76


Small stamp of a hand in BR corner and 3 hatch marks in red.


This work is an abstract lithograph print. The predominant color is a dark, pinkish, red with accents of purple and yellow, with occasional touches of black. Many of the lines are swirling and appear at first glance to be haphazard. A black, pointed, figure eight form occupies the center of the composition. There is a small, black, house form in the lower left corner. There is also a three pointed, yellow crown shape in the center.


Ms. Emmi Whitehorse