Description

    GENE (ALICE GENEVA) KLOSS (American 1903-1996)
    Four works: Apache Women at the Fiesta; Taos Eagle Dancers; Turtle Dance at Sunrise; Street in Taos
    Etchings with drypoint
    10-7/8 x 14 inches (27.62 x 35.56 cm); 11 x 14-7/8 inches (27.94 x 37.78 cm); 11 x 14 inches (27.94 x 35.56 cm); 5-7/8 x 7 inches (14.92 x 17.78 cm)
    All titled lower left and signed lower right in pencil: Gene Kloss, with various numbers in the lower margins, and all inscribed on the reverse with provenance in pencil.

    Provenance:
    (for Apache Women at the Fiesta; Taos Eagle Dancers; Turtle Dance at Sunrise)
    Mrs. Virginia Summers (Wichita Falls, Texas);
    Bessie Heard (McKinney, Texas);
    Bessie Heard Trust

    (Street in Taos)
    Stendahl Galleries (Los Angeles, California);
    Bessie Heard (McKinney, Texas);
    Bessie Heard Trust



    Condition Report*:

    Overall very good condition; two works have J. Whatmen watermark; vestiges of mounting tape in top corners; minor toning present in smallest print; smudge of surface dirt in lower left margin of Turtle Dance at Sunrise

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    Auction Dates
    May, 2007
    25th Friday
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