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San Geronimo Day at the Pueblo (from the The HGB Memorial Portfolios)

San Geronimo Day at the Pueblo (from the The HGB Memorial Portfolios)

Artist: Helen Greene Blumenschein (American, 1909 - 1989)
Date: 1950-1989 (printed October, November 1994)
Medium: linocut
Dimensions:
Image: 3 × 2 in. (7.6 × 5.1 cm)
Support: 10 x 8 in. (25.4 x 20.3 cm)
Classification: Graphic
Credit Line: Museum purchase, 1994
Keywords and Associated Locations:
Object number: 1994.77.9
Description
One of the "chiffonetes" (clown) has just reached the top of a long greased pole and is bringing down the bag of goodies and the butchered lamb. This is an important part of the Pueblo's fiesta.
Not on view