Two Hopi kachina dolls

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Lot 4032
Two Hopi dolls
height 13 and 12 3/4in

Sold for US$ 22,800 inc. premium
Property from an East Coast collector
Two Hopi dolls
Depicting Palahiko Mana dancers, both likely by the same hand, wearing emblematic tableta, traditional garments and jewelry, red markings on the cheeks.
height 13 and 12 3/4in

Footnotes

  • Provenance:
    William Harrison, collected in the late 19th century; to his grand nephew Cameron Widrig; to his son Frank Cameron Widrig; as a gift to Timothy Hudgins (left in photo); Mabel Dodge Lujan, Santa Fe (right in photo)

    Illustrated:
    Bernstein and McMaster, editors, FIRST AMERICAN ART – THE CHARLES AND VALERIE DIKER COLLECTION OF AMERICAN INDIAN ART, University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2004, p. 106, ill. 53 and 54

    Exhibited:
    NATIVE PATHS, Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, May 7, 1998 – January 2, 2000
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