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WLA ima Sacred Waters - Public domain portrait painting

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"Sacred Waters"

Artist: Couse, Eanger Irving
Materials: oil on canvas
Dimensions 46 1/2 x 34 3/8 in. 53 1/2 x 43 in. (framed)
Location Art of the American West Gallery
Credit line The Harrison Eiteljorg Gallery of Western Art
Accession number 75.447
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E. I. Couse is best known for his intimate images of Native Americans in quiet repose.
The artist's paint strokes set up a rhythmic flow, which moves throughout the work.
Tradition holds that the Taos Indians were created out of the sacred waters of Blue Lake
Wikipedia Loves Art at the Indianapolis Museum of Art
This photo of item # 75.447 at the Indianapolis Museum of Art was contributed under the team name "Opal_Art_Seekers_4" as part of the Wikipedia Loves Art project in February 2009. Indianapolis Museum of Art

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01/02/2009
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National Gallery of Art, Washington DC
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