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View the gallery’s current installation, which includes by artists including Rufino Tamayo, Jon Schueler, Vivian Springford, Herbert Bayer, Stanton Macdonald-Wright, Keith Crown, Charles Hinman, Margo Hoff, Vance Kirkland, and others.
Fritz Scholder (1937–2005) Indian with Rifle Acrylic on canvas, 1976 67.75 x 53.5 inches Born in Breckenridge, Minnesota, Fritz Scholder created the foundation of what is now known as contemporary American Indian art. His father was part Luiseno, a California mission tribe, and Scholder chose to focus his work on this part of his lineage, ...
Dos personajes atacados por perros, 1983 Mixograph on handmade paper, ed. 18/75 60.5 x 97 inches A native of Oaxaca in Southern Mexico, Rufino Tamayo’s father was a shoemaker, and his mother a seamstress.  Some accounts state that he was descended from Zapotec Indians, but he was actually ‘mestizo’ – of mixed indigenous/European ancestry.  He began ...
Francesco Gessi was one of the most talented disciples of Guido Reni (1575– 1642), with whom he collaborated in Rome, Ravenna, Mantua, and Naples. One of the most telling examples of this collaboration is the main altarpiece of San Salvatore, Bologna, representing the Savior and executed by Gessi in 1620 after a drawing by Guido. ...
New Sounds of Sleat, 1984 Oil on canvas 36 x 51 inchesSigned, titled, dated versoProvenance Private collection, New Mexico Exhibition history Katharina Rich Perlow Gallery, New York “When I speak of nature, I speak of the sky, because the sky has become all of it is most particularly the brooding, storm-ridden sky over the Sound of Sleat ...
Historic Selection of the Week: Lion Head Isfahan, Persia Lion Head c. 1870 Repoussé silver with patina 8.25 x 5.5 x 9 inches This extraordinary and unique object appears to have no direct parallels. It seems to be modeled upon previous ancient artifacts, including Achaemenid rhyta (Persian drinking vessels), Neo-Assyrian lion sculptures, and  architectural ornamental ...
Michael Corrine West (1908-1991) Little Shadows 1958 Oil on canvas 72 x 50 inches Signed and dated verso Born in 1908 as Corrine West, she spent most of her formative years in Ohio, first in Columbus and later in Cincinnati. There she attended the Cincinnati Conservatory of Music before enrolling the Cincinnati Art Academy in ...
Herbert Bayer (1900-1985) Untitled, 1963 Acrylic on canvas 80 x 60 inches Signed and dated lower right; signed and dated verso Provenance Private collection, Santa Fe / Aspen Exhibition History Charles Byron Gallery, New York, New York, 1963 Publication history Herbert Bayer  |  Painter – Designer – Architect Reinhold Publishing Company, New York, 1967 p. 193 Herbert ...
Jerome Kirk (b. 1927) Untitled (Kinetic Sculpture) 1972 Stainless steel and painted aluminum 36 x 83 x 36 inches Signed and dated on largest ring Provenance: Private collection, Santa Fe, NM; by descent to private collection, Hailey, ID Jerome Kirk was born in Detroit in 1923. After serving in World War II, he received his ...