Montezuma Calling the Animals

Montezuma Calling the Animals

20th century
Artist
Awa Tsireh (Alfonso Roybal), San Ildefonso, 2/1/1898-5/1955
Born: San Ildefonso pueblo
Culture
San Ildefonso
Country
United States
Object
painting
Medium
Watercolor on paper
Accession Number
1932.210
Credit Line
Gift of Anne Evans and Mary Kent Wallace

Alfonso Roybal (Awa Tsireh), Montezuma Calling the Animals, 20th century. Watercolor on paper; 18⅝ x 24½ in. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Anne Evans and Mary Kent Wallace. 

Dimensions
height: 18 5/8 in, 47.3075 cm; width: 24 3/4 in, 62.865 cm; mat height: 22 in, 55.8800 cm; mat width: 28 in, 71.1200 cm
Inscription
"Awatsireh," bottom right
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Indigenous Arts of North America
Known Provenance
Gifted 1932 by Anne Evans and Mary Kent Wallace to the Denver Art Museum