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Sandpaintings of the Navaho Shootingway and The Walcott Collection

Author:
Wyman, Leland C.  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
1970
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_113380

Mother Earth & Father Sky

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
David Lee, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Museum Shop, Museum of the American Indian (MAI museum shop/Book Counter)  Search this
Title:
Mother Earth & Father Sky
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand
Techniques:
Painted
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shiprock, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1968
Catalog Number:
24/2964
Barcode:
242964.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws65cdff414-091b-4435-9ee5-7fad07ed0dac
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_258323
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Helen Pep Grodka (Helen Groz Pep/A Tehom Win/Mrs. Frederick B. Grodka), Non-Indian, 1898-1982  Search this
Donor:
Sonia Grodka Blumenthal (Sonia Dorothy Grodka), Non-Indian  Search this
Harry W. Blumenthal, Non-Indian, 1924-2013  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand, abalone/haliotis shell
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
17.8 x 12.7 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
25/1505
Barcode:
251505.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws610062c88-66ca-4818-863f-535e2ea0cbc8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_267354
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Pearl Jones, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Paule Gounelle Kline, Non-Indian  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Galen Richard Kline, Non-Indian, 1935-1989  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
15 x 10 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1960-1980
Catalog Number:
25/3973
Barcode:
253973.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws63a9e475a-dfa4-4cdc-9f63-97c235d2c847
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269995
Online Media:

Rainbow Girl and Plant

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
David Lee, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Title:
Rainbow Girl and Plant
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, dye/dyes, glue
Techniques:
Dyed, glued
Dimensions:
33 x 33 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1980
Catalog Number:
26/2197
Barcode:
262197.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a1ab2ae8-c9a9-4221-a892-a72f1cc17010
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278305
Online Media:

Rainbow People

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
James C. Joe, Diné (Navajo), 1920-2000  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Denver Museum of Nature and Science Museum Shop (Denver Museum of Natural History Museum Shop)  Search this
Title:
Rainbow People
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
40.0 x 45.7 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shiprock, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1967
Catalog Number:
26/2046
Barcode:
262046.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6637df156-bb00-4761-b1c9-9f17de415da8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278153

The Blessed Corn Painting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Grey Squirrel (Fred Stevens, Jr.), Diné (Navajo), 1922-1983  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Title:
The Blessed Corn Painting
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Masonite, sand, sandstone, pigment/pigments, charcoal, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
20.5 x 42.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
San Juan County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
26/2189
Barcode:
262189.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6889ab0f5-e908-439f-99c0-e5822d3f41b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278297

Sem Set Yei

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
James C. Joe, Diné (Navajo), 1920-2000  Search this
Previous owner:
Vera Neumann (Vera Salaff), Non-Indian, 1907-1993  Search this
Donor:
Vera Neumann (Vera Salaff), Non-Indian, 1907-1993  Search this
Title:
Sem Set Yei
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
45.5 x 20.3 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shiprock, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1967
Catalog Number:
25/3056
Barcode:
253056.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d9f4af5a-a170-46b4-8f5c-559b20c3c4f7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_268926
Online Media:

The Water Creation/Water Creatures

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Willard Johnson, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous seller:
T P Gallery  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Mathew Kent Wilson, Sr., Non-Indian, 1920-2000  Search this
Patricia R. Wakeling (Paddy Wakeling), Non-Indian, 1923-1916  Search this
Donor:
Patricia R. Wakeling (Paddy Wakeling), Non-Indian, 1923-1916  Search this
Honoree:
Dr. Mathew Kent Wilson, Sr., Non-Indian, 1920-2000  Search this
Title:
The Water Creation/Water Creatures
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Canvas board, sand, dye/dyes, glue
Techniques:
Dyed, glued
Dimensions:
51.4 x 52.7 x 4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Tohatchi, Two Grey Hills, Navajo Reservation; McKinley County, San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
circa 1980
Catalog Number:
25/8441
Barcode:
258441.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64f1974b5-7718-4287-8b2c-c85a182dda90
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_274382
Online Media:

Bear Fetish

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Eugene Baatsoslanii Joe (Eugene B. Joe), Diné (Navajo), b. 1950  Search this
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Bear Fetish
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand, glue, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Glued, dyed
Dimensions:
25.2 x 35.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shiprock, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1977
Catalog Number:
26/1034
Barcode:
261034.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a8ac3352-aa25-4f27-aab0-1f2a6020d720
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277129

Feather Maiden Dancer

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Wallace Ben, Diné (Navajo) and Rosie Yellowhair, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Donor:
Dr. Genevieve Shaw (Genevieve Rosellen McDonnell/Mrs. Richard Shaw), Non-Indian, 1932-2007  Search this
Title:
Feather Maiden Dancer
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, glue, paper, dye/dyes, matboard, wood
Techniques:
Glued, dyed, cutout, framed
Dimensions:
46.8 x 46.8 x 5.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Fruitland, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1993-1994
Catalog Number:
26/5841
Barcode:
265841.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6d99c5faf-ce88-4b36-b535-76fbe6b43bb3
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_282068
Online Media:

Squash

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Wilson Price, Sr., Diné (Navajo)  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Squash
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
20.0 x 40.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sheep Springs, Tohatchi, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County, McKinley County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1972
Catalog Number:
26/651
Barcode:
260651.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws69341e7bb-259b-4fe6-b02a-2ea6b3caebf0
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276818

Coyote (Etsay-Hashkeh) Stealing Fire from the Fire God (Hashjesh-Jin)

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
James C. Joe, Diné (Navajo), 1920-2000  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Coyote (Etsay-Hashkeh) Stealing Fire from the Fire God (Hashjesh-Jin)
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
30.5 x 45.7 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shiprock, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
May 1980
Catalog Number:
26/1030
Barcode:
261030.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws64b699cab-32f4-4c75-b41d-f7a14f525566
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277125

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Patsy Miller (Patsy Foster Miller), Diné (Navajo), 1926-1980  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB Source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, pigment/pigments
Techniques:
Glued
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Sheep Springs, Tohatchi, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County, McKinley County; New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1962-1963
Catalog Number:
26/2192
Barcode:
262192.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws67ba2494f-ff3b-49de-85d3-c3b0d88b2ab7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278300

Black Ant Personage

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Tom K. Yazzie, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Title:
Black Ant Personage
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Plywood, sand, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
20.3 x 25.4 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1965
Catalog Number:
26/776
Barcode:
260776.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68af7ef07-5dad-4884-a425-9696b41d1a77
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_276943

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Alfred L. Watchman, Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Darline Raskind (Doris Darline Raskind), Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Donor:
Darline Raskind (Doris Darline Raskind), Non-Indian, 1926-2011  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Plywood, sand, dye/dyes
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
122 x 122 x 1 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1970-1980
Catalog Number:
25/4213
Barcode:
254213.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws617e1a2a6-b294-437d-9371-2d9d130fabc9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_269925
Online Media:

Sandpainting

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Sand, board
Techniques:
Glued, painted, colored, coated
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona or New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Catalog Number:
26/2194
Barcode:
262194.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws6a6cbe540-3f7a-4f59-803d-becc7343dd0a
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_278302

Sand Painting for Yei Ceremony

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Previous owner:
William B. Liebmann, Non-Indian, 1912-1986  Search this
Gertrude Green Liebmann (Mrs. William B. Liebmann), Non-Indian, 1904-1986  Search this
Donor:
William B. Liebmann, Non-Indian, 1912-1986  Search this
Gertrude Green Liebmann (Mrs. William B. Liebmann), Non-Indian, 1904-1986  Search this
Title:
Sand Painting for Yei Ceremony
Object Name:
Sandpainting (No image available)
Media/Materials:
Wood, sand
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
53.2 x 81.5 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Arizona, New Mexico; USA
Catalog Number:
25/2191
Barcode:
252191.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws62d89e776-ace7-490b-bddc-c4233d1f3349
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_267996

Jars and Sand

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
Bobby Johnson, Diné (Navajo), 1965-1987  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
DOI Indian Craft Shop (Department of the Interior Indian Craft Shop)  Search this
Title:
Jars and Sand
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, acrylic paint, glue
Techniques:
Painted, glued
Dimensions:
29.2 x 14.0 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
New Mexico; USA (inferred)
Date created:
1987
Catalog Number:
26/1035
Barcode:
261035.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws68c6a23d6-a2fb-44dc-8976-99f45dacbdb1
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277130

Yei Be Chai

Culture/People:
Diné (Navajo)  Search this
Artist/Maker:
James C. Joe, Diné (Navajo), 1920-2000  Search this
Previous owner:
Indian Arts and Crafts Board, Department of the Interior (IACB), 1935-  Search this
IACB source:
Price's All Indian Shop  Search this
Title:
Yei Be Chai
Object Name:
Sandpainting
Media/Materials:
Particle board, sand, pigment/pigments, glue
Techniques:
Glued
Dimensions:
45.7 x 20.3 cm
Object Type:
Painting/Drawing/Print
Place:
Shiprock, Navajo Reservation; San Juan County; New Mexico; USA
Date created:
1967
Catalog Number:
26/1039
Barcode:
261039.000
See related items:
Diné (Navajo)
Painting/Drawing/Print
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ws608da3069-7071-40d3-8264-11519659dee5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:NMAI_277134

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