Ancient Ancestor/Elder

2014

Object

Artist

Virgil Ortiz, Cochiti, American, 1969-
Born: Cochiti pueblo
Work Locations: Cochiti pueblo
Active Dates: 1975- present

Culture

Object Info

Object: figure
Currently on view
Object ID: 2016.108

Medium/Technique

Clay, slip, and paint

Credit

Gift from Vicki and Kent Logan to the Collection of the Denver Art Museum
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Dimensions

height: 18 1/2 in, 46.9900 cm; width: 9 1/2 in, 24.1300 cm; depth: 7 1/2 in, 19.0500 cm

Department

Native Arts

Collection

Native Arts-American Indian Art

Known Provenance

Virgil Ortiz, Cochiti, NM, 2014; King Galleries, Scottsdale, AZ, about 2014; Vicki and Kent Logan, Scottsdale, AZ, 2014; Denver Art Museum, 2016

Caption

Virgil Ortiz (Cochiti), Ancient Ancestor/Elder, 2014. Clay, slip, and paint: 18½ x 9½ x 7½ in. Gift from Vicki and Kent Logan to the Collection of the Denver Art Museum, 2016.108. © Virgil Ortiz