Meal box

c. 1916-1918

Object

Artist

Maria Martinez, San Ildefonso, American, 1886- 20 July 1980
Work Locations: San Ildefonso pueblo
Julian Martinez, San Ildefonso, American, 1885-1943
Born: San Ildefonso pueblo
Work Locations: San Ildefonso pueblo

Culture

Country

Object Info

Object: box; meal
Not currently on view
Object ID: 1929.107

Medium/Technique

Clay and paint

Credit

Purchase from J. A. Jeancon

More Info

Dimensions

height: 2 1/2 in, 6.35 cm; width: 3 3/4 in, 9.525 cm; length: 7 1/4 in, 18.415 cm

Department

Native Arts

Collection

Indigenous Arts of North America

Known Provenance

Purchased 1929 from J. A. Jeancon by the Denver Art Museum

Caption

Maria and Julian Martinez (San Ildefonso), Meal box, c. 1916-1918. Clay and paint; 7¼ x 3¾ x 2½ in. Denver Art Museum: Purchase from J. A. Jeancon, 1929.107

Exhibition History

  • “Stampede: Animals in Art” — Denver Art Museum, 9/10/2017