10449 Native American Woody Crumbo Feather Dancer Silk Screen Print 8” x 12”
This is a Woody Crumbo (1912-1989) silk screen print. The silk screen is in good condition and it comes with nice heavy double mat with red on the inside and a black window mat. It will also include the backing board which has some information about the Feather Dancer. The silk screen is pencil signed and titled by the artist.
Measurements: Silk Screen 8” x 12”, Outside Mat 14” x 18”
About the Artist: “Woody” Crumbo was born Woodrow Wilson Crumbo on January 21, 1912 in Lexington, Oklahoma. His background spans several tribes of Indians. He was born of the Potawatomi Tribe and lived with a Creek family as a boy. His early schooling was at a Government Indian School in Chilocco, Oklahoma. Crumbo was widely known for his etching, silk screens and paintings. He is represented by six large murals in the new Department of Interior Building, Washington, DC., about 175 paintings in the Gilcrease Museum's permanent collection, Tulsa, Oklahoma and in other public building as well as many museums and private collections throughout the United States. In a period of six years he won 14 first place awards plus six scholarships. In 1945 he was awarded the coveted Julius Roswenwald fellowship.