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Untitled (Rain Priest)

Untitled (Rain Priest)

Artist: Gene Kloss (1903 Oakland, California - 1996 Taos, New Mexico)

Department: Art
Date: 1936
Medium: oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 x 48 in. (91.4 x 121.9 cm)
Classification: Painting
Credit Line: Albuquerque Museum, on loan from The Veterans Administration Medical Center
Object number: IL1998.186.2
Descriptiona Native American wrapped in a white shawl stands in the center and two people kneel on either side of him, one with a piece of pottery and one tending to a corn stalk. In the background is the moon in a purple sky over a pueblo and snow covered mountain
On view