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The Corn Maiden / Jimalee Chitwood Burton

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Title(s): 
The Corn Maiden
Creator(s): 
Jimalee Chitwood Burton (Artist)
Culture: 
Native American; Cherokee
Materials/Techniques: 
paint and sand on board
Classification: 
Object Type: 
Credit Line: 
Donated by Jimalee Burton in memory of her husband, Dan Burton
Accession No: 
02.1743
Previous Number(s): 
0227.1743; 0400.1; 18414
Department: 
Signed by hand in pencil, "Ho-chee-nee Jimalee Burton" in center on verso; Inscribed in print in ink, "PAINTING # 19 THE CORN MAIDEN The sun, giver of life, The corn husks and goats, The corn tassels for fertility, The evergreen for eternal life, The corn below and rain clouds above, All mean prosperity to the Southwest people." in center in verso.
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