Object photography

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Object description

  • Emmi Whitehorse (DinĂ© (Navajo), birth 1957)
  • Untitled, 1980s
  • Ink on paper
  • Southwestern United States
  • H: 27 1/2 in, W: 21 in
  • Gift of Katrina M. Carye, 2011
  • 2011.29.77


Signed BR corner in pencil with 3 red hatch marks. Stamped: "TABOR PRESSE BERLIN".


This is an abstract work using primarily black ink on a white background with accents of red and yellow. There is a figure with arms raised upward at the bottom right, surrounded by dark black lines, inside of what may be a stylized human forn (without head or arms) or a vase. There is a form in black, perhaps a fan, or some sort of plant life in the upper left corner. There are two black half circles in the lower register.


Ms. Emmi Whitehorse