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Tag: Indian Art

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    Art 360 |Fine, Folk, Outsider, & Ethnographic Art

    One of the controversies that surrounded Indian painter M.F. Husain was his nude paintings of Hindu gods. In the Fine, Folk, Outsider, & Ethnographic Art Auction, presented by Material Culture, several pieces exemplify Husain's embrace of the taboo. This includes his watercolor painting "Man and Yellow Woman with Snake in…

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    American Indian and Western Art

    Originally, tomahawks were stones fastened to wooden handles. It wasn’t until the Europeans introduced metalwork to the American Indians that tomahawks such as this one, available in the American Indian and Western Art auction presented by Cowan’s Auctions, were possible. Sadly, in the years ahead, American Indian tribes would often…