Wide Lands of the Navajo

1945

Object

Artist

Maynard Dixon, American, 1875-1946
Born: Fresno, CA

Country

Object Info

Object: painting
Not currently on view
Object ID: 2013.100

Medium/Technique

Oil paint on canvas board

Credit

The Roath Collection

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Dimensions

height: 24 in, 60.9600 cm; width: 38 in, 96.5200 cm; frame height: 31 in, 78.7400 cm; frame width: 44 1/2 in, 113.0300 cm

Department

Petrie Institute of Western American Art

Collection

Institute of Western American Art

Caption

Maynard Dixon, Wide Lands of the Navajo, 1945. Oil on canvas board; 24 x 38 in.
Denver Art Museum: The Roath Collection, 2013.100

Inscription

Signed and dated lower left: "Maynard Dixon / 1945" Signed and titled on reverse: "Wide Lands of the Navaho [sic] / Maynard Dixon / Tucson Ariz"

Exhibition History

  • "Desert Dreams: The Art of Maynard Dixon"— Autry Museum of the American West, 4/2/1994 – June 5, 1994
  • "BackStory: Western American Art in Context"—History Colorado, 3/18/2017 - 2/11/2018