Bert Geer Phillips, artist, Taos, 1932
- Bert Geer Phillips, artist, Taos, 1932
- Connell, Will, 1898-1961
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- Connell (Will) Papers
Half-length photographic portrait of Taos colony artist Bert Geer Phillips, wearing a pith helmet, Indian style suede jacket with fringe on the collar and sleeves, and holding a rifle.
Bert Geer Phillips was an American artist and a founding member of the Taos Society of Artists. He was the first artist to permanently settle in Taos, New Mexico (1898) and is considered to be the founder of the Taos art colony. He is known for his paintings of Native Americans, New Mexico, and the American Southwest.
- 1 photographic negative
- b&w nitrate negative
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