Night Protector

Night Protector

1993
Artist
Michael Torivio, Acoma, 1958 -
Active Dates: 1970s - present
Jackie Torivio, Acoma, Laguna, Hopi, 1957
Active Dates: 1970- present
Culture
Acoma
Country
United States
figurine, owl
Clay and paint
Gift of Virginia Vogel Mattern
2003.1262

Michael Torivio and Jackie Torivio (Acoma), Night Protector, 1993. Clay and paint; 1⅜ x 1⅝ in. Denver Art Museum: Gift of Virginia Vogel Mattern, 2003.1262

Dimensions
height: 1 3/8 in, 3.4925 cm; diameter: 1 5/8 in, 4.1275 cm
Inscription
On base: "Night Protector / 12-93-78 / Mike & Jackie Torivio / Acoma"
Department
Native Arts
Collection
Indigenous Arts of North America
Known Provenance
Purchased 1993 from the artist by Virginia Vogel Mattern; gifted 12/9/2003 to the Denver Art Museum