DescriptionLEON SHULMAN GASPARD (American 1882 - 1964)
Grandmother and her Grandchildren Zuni, 1919
Oil on canvas laid on board
9 x 14 inches
Signed lower right, Leon Gaspard 1919-1920
Inscribed to reverse, Grandmother and Her Children Zuni / Leon Gaspard 1919
Signed on reverse again in 1924 when he laid the canvas on board
This painting was a gift from Dora Gaspard to John Jellico in 1960. John Jellico was a artist and instructor trained by Norman Rockwell, he was the president of the Colorado Institute of Art and editor in chief of American Artist Magazine. Jellico wrote and published three articles promoting Gaspard, two of which are "American Artist" May, 1961, and "Artists of the Golden West" 1981. Gifted to Kenneth Jellico before 2003.
Estimate: $30,000 - $50,000.
Varnish slightly yellowed
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