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Black-on-black Feather Design Plate signed Marie and Santana

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Maria Montoya Poveka Martinez (1887-1980) Pond Lily
  • Category: Contemporary
  • Origin: San Ildefonso Pueblo
  • Medium: clay
  • Size: 12” diameter x 1-3/8” deep
  • Item # C3512.23
  • Price: $7,500.00

This plate is signed Marie & Santana, an earlier signature, indicating that it was made from mid-1940s to mid-1950s.  This plate is signed Marie & Santana, an earlier signature, indicating that it was made from mid-1940s to mid-1950s.  Santana had started assisting Maria following the death of Julian in 1943.  Maria made the plate and Santana decorated it with 37 individual feathers fanned out in a circle.  This was a favorite design of Julian and Santana continued its use.

 

Condition: very good condition with only minor scratches

Provenance: from the collection of a family from Pennsylvania

Reference and Recommended Reading: The Legacy of Maria Poveka Martinez by Richard L. Spivey, 2003

 

Maria Montoya Poveka Martinez (1887-1980) Pond Lily
  • Category: Contemporary
  • Origin: San Ildefonso Pueblo
  • Medium: clay
  • Size: 12” diameter x 1-3/8” deep
  • Item # C3512.23
  • Price: $7,500.00

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