"Chinle Ruby Throated Hummingbird", 1992, Signed Lithograph | by R.C. Gorman
No. 206 in an edition of 225
approx 12 1/2" x 10"
Framed (price not adjusted for frame) 21 1/4 x 24 1/8"
R.C. Gorman's "Chinle Ruby Throated Hummingbird" depicts a woman with a traditional hair style with her hand held out to a hummingbird. She dressed in a traditional Navajo blouse with a stand of turquoise bead around her neck. Turquoise is sacred to the Navajo and is often worn as a necklace or set into jewelry.
R.C. was born and raised in Chinle, Arizona. His works often revisit these areas of the Navajo Reservation and show the beauty of everyday life.
- Signed & dated in the lower left-center "R.C. Gorman 1992"
- Edition number and size in lower right-center "206/225"
- Artist mark pressed on lower left
- Printers mark press on lower right