John Nieto Serigraph "Taos Man," 1983
John Nieto (American, 1936 – 2018)
Taos Man, 1983
Serigraph on paper
Signed to the lower right
Includes certificate of authenticity
John Nieto is known for his Fauvist-influenced use of strong lines and bold colors to depict animals and Native American figures. Nieto’s work does not render a specific people or region but encompasses a universal spirit and aesthetic of his Native American culture. He has exhibited all over the world and is housed in the permanent collections of the Booth Museum, Cartersville, GA; National Museum of Wildlife Art, Jackson Hole, WY; The Blanton Museum of Art at The University of Texas at Austin, Austin TX; New Mexico Museum of Fine Arts, Santa Fe, NM; Marine Corp Museum, Washington, D.C.; and The Heard Museum, Phoenix, AZ.
- Item not examined outside of mounting
- abrasions and scratches to the frame; print is askew within the matting; some stains throughout; significant scratches to the print, notably to the lower center.
- measures the frame; image measures 28.25" W x 22.25" H.