• Title:

    The Eclipse

  • Date created:

    circa 1940

  • Artists/Makers:

    Beatien Yazz (Jimmy Toddy/Little No Shirt), Diné (Navajo), b. 1928

  • Place:

    Arizona; USA (inferred)

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  • Media/Materials:

    Paperboard, gouache/opaque watercolors

  • Techniques:


  • Collection History/Provenance:

    Formerly in the collection of San Francisco attorney Charles De Young Elkus (1881-1963) and his wife Ruth Elkus (1884-1972), who both collected Indian art and fought for Indian rights; donated to MAI by Mr. and Mrs. Elkus in 1961.

  • Dimensions:

    46.2 x 40.5 cm

  • Catalog number:


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