Penitente Cross, Taos

c. 1937-1940

Object

Artist

Cady Wells, American, 1904-1954
Work Locations: New Mexico

Object Info

Object: painting
Currently on view
Object ID: 1981.75

Medium/Technique

Gouache and watercolor on paper

Credit

Gift of Mason B. Wells

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Dimensions

height: 22 1/2 in, 57.1500 cm; width: 29 1/2 in, 74.9300 cm; mat height: 30 in, 76.2000 cm; mat width: 40 in, 101.6000 cm; sheet height: 22.5 in, 57.1500 cm; sheet width: 29.25 in, 74.2950 cm

Department

Petrie Institute of Western American Art

Collection

Institute of Western American Art

Exhibition History

  • "Under the Skin of New Mexico: The Art of Cady Wells, 1933-1954"—University of New Mexico Art Museum, 01/25/2011 - 05/22/2011
  • “Light” — Denver Art Museum, 5/19/2019 – 5/1/2020