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Heritage By James Bama

By James Bama

Heritage by James Bama

"Though Lloyd Chavez is a Mountain Ute, he poses here with traditional Shoshone Indian accouterments. Artist James Bama found him to be a particularly striking model and painted him four times over the years, here with a sparrow hawk tied in his hair, a seashell necklace draped across his neck and a deerskin quiver slung across his back."

"The animal hide stretched behind Chavez is covered in paintings depicting Indian dances, a buffalo hunt and a captured American flag. In the absence of a written language, such paintings recorded events in the life of an individual or family. Sometimes the paintings were done in calendar style, visually recounting the highlights of each passing year. The paintings often decorated a warrior’s tepee, so that all who passed could recognize the great deeds of the warrior within." ~ James Bama

In this portrait western artist James Bama painted a younger Indian holding his bow and arrows on his back with his Ti Pi artwork behind him. He is looking off into the distance.

Heritage by James Bama is available for sale as a signed and numbered limited edition of only 1,500 prints and only 78 canvas's. This canvas has a 20 x 20 image size priced at $695 unframed.

Western and wildlife art prints for sale framed any way you want or unframed. Order yours today. All artwork is professionally boxed and insured and guaranteed to arrive in mint condition. Western and Crow American Indian art prints on sale by artist James Bama. This painting was released in May 1979 as a print and re released September 2008 as a giclee canvas.

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Signed And Numbered Limited Edition Print 20-1/2 x 20-1/2 Image Size 1500 Please Inquire Click to Inquire
Signed And Numbered Limited Edition Giclee Canvas 20 x 20 Image Size 78 $695.00

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