Amon Carter print details

Canyon de Chelly Navajo Herder

Helen M. Post (1907-1979)

Object Details

  • Date

    1938, printed 1976

  • Object Type


  • Medium

    Gelatin silver print

  • Dimensions

    Image: 11 9/16 x 10 1/2 in.
    Sheet: 12 5/16 x 11 in.

  • Inscriptions


    l.l. signed in graphite: Helen M. Post 1938

    l.c. in graphite: Canyon de Chelly Navajo Herder


    u.c. in graphite: New Print \ should be toned

    c. in graphite: Canyon de Chelly \ Herder with flock \ Seen against overhanging \ Wall where shalters for \ people & sheep are of \ nature's providing. The \ man is going home with a bundle probably five \ wood - but could be food \ for stock nearer their summer \ "shade"

    l.c. signed and dated in graphite: Helen M. Post 1976

    l.r. in graphite: 22

  • Collection Name

    Helen M. Post Collection

  • Credit Line

    Amon Carter Museum of American Art, Fort Worth, Texas, Gift of Peter Modley

  • Accession Number


  • Copyright

    © Amon Carter Museum of American Art

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