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Julian Martinez

Julián Martinez Pocano (Coming of the Spirits) was born in San Ildefonso Pueblo in New Mexico, and died in San Ildefonso Pueblo. He is perhaps best known for the designs he painted on his wife Maria's famous pottery. Martinez had no formal art training. He was the father of Tony Martinez (Popovi Da), also a well known Pueblo artist. --askart.com

Image Creator Culture Medium Dimensions
Pottery Design Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso Pueblo gouache and ink on board Overall: 20 1/2 × 25 9/16 in. (52.1 × 64.9 cm) Image: 20 1/2 × 25 9/16 in. (52.1 × 64.9 cm) Mat: 27 9/16 × 39 3/8 in. (70 × 100 cm)
Animals in Storm Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso tempera on paper Overall: 8 5/8 × 11 1/4 in. (21.9 × 28.6 cm)
Horse and Chief Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso tempera on paper Overall: 11 3/16 x 14 3/16 in. (28.4 x 36 cm)
Deer Dance Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso tempera on paper Overall: 13 3/4 x 21 7/8 in. (35 x 55.5 cm)
Drummer Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso tempera on paper Overall: 14 7/16 × 11 5/16 in. (36.7 × 28.8 cm) Image: 10 1/4 × 5 1/2 in. (26 × 14 cm) Mat: 17 11/16 × 13 3/4 in. (45 × 35 cm)
Abstract Design Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso Pueblo tempera on paper Overall: 13 1/8 × 19 7/16 in. (33.4 × 49.4 cm) Image: 11 7/16 × 18 1/8 in. (29 × 46 cm) Mat: 19 11/16 × 23 5/8 in. (50 × 60 cm)
Deer Dancer Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso colored pencil and graphite on paper Overall: 11 1/4 x 14 1/4 in. (28.6 x 36.2 cm)
Chickens & Skunks Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso tempera on paper Overall: 11 1/4 × 14 5/16 in. (28.5 × 36.4 cm) Image: 9 × 13 9/16 in. (22.8 × 34.5 cm) Mat: 13 3/4 × 17 11/16 in. (35 × 45 cm)
Cock Fight Julian Martinez Native American; San Ildefonso tempera on paper Overall: 11 5/16 × 14 3/8 in. (28.8 × 36.5 cm) Image: 8 3/4 × 13 1/2 in. (22.2 × 34.3 cm) Mat: 13 3/4 × 17 11/16 in. (35 × 45 cm)