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Who is Johnny Yazzie?
Biography - Johnny Yazzie

The son of a medicine man and a Navajo traditional weaver, Johnny Yazzie was born on December 29, 1945 on the Navajo Reservation east of Tuba City, Arizona. He is a painter, sculptor and jewelry maker, known primarily for his Southwest and Plains scenery paintings.

Yazzie received his early education at the Tuba City Boarding School and then the Sherman Institute in Riverside, California. He later attended the Institute of American Indian Arts and the College of Santa Fe, where he completed his Associates Degree in Fine Art.

He regards the Plains Indians who are subjects of many of his paintings a part of his extended family and conveys in his work a sense of spirituality, history, and his love for nature.
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Johnny Yazzie (born 1945),Oil on Canvas

Lot 166: Johnny Yazzie (born 1945),Oil on Canvas

Auction Date: Mar 31, 2019

Estimate: $100 - $200

Description: Johnny Yazzie (born 1945),Oil on Canvas.Signed lower right. Johnny Yazzie is active/lives in New Mexico, Arizona. Johnny Yazzie is known for Southwest landscape, Native American portrait and genre painting, sculpture. Sight size 6.5 x 4.5 in. Overall size 6 x 8 in....

Location: Sarasota, FL, US

Auction House: Sarasota Estate Auction

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Johnny Yazzie Navajo Oil on Canvas Painting

Lot 34: Johnny Yazzie Navajo Oil on Canvas Painting

Auction Date: Jul 15, 2017

Estimate: $200 - $400

Description: Dramatic contemporary Southwestern oil on canvas painting, signed "J. Yazzie," dated 1999. Yazzie (American, b. 1945), the son of a medicine man and a traditional weaver, is an emerging Navajo artist. Measues 34" x 46" including frame....

Location: Clearwater, FL, US

Auction House: Blackwell Auctions LLC

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