The Dr. Samuel R. Poliakoff Collection of Western Art

at the Abbeville County Library System, Abbeville, SC


Gutierrez' paintings combine her virtuoso painterly skill and intimate knowledge of her culture. She depicts here a blessing or prayer: A mother and son sing while he holds a dance bow and arrow. A pot sits at their feet filled with evergreens, a symbol of fertility and rain.

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