1996.003.001

Catalog Date: 
06/15/2009
Gparent: 
8: Communication Artifact
Notes: 
The felt artwork is done in the "Arue" style. There is a French Polynesian commune called Arue but it is unknown if this has anything to do with the style of art work.
Object Name: 
Art, Framed
Parent: 
Art
People: 
Echanis, Carmelo
Provenance: 
1. Felt picture of Basque man and woman in Arue style
Record As: 
Gift
Record Date: 
7/10/96
Record From: 
Mr. & Mrs. Carmelo Echanis
Subjects: 
Arue style Sheepherder camp
Felt picture of a Basque grandma and grandpa; man siting eating with a spoon; old woman standing on left side of table holding out a bowl; inside a camp; small square table in front of a fireplace with mantle;table has food on it; man wears blue pants; red sash around waist; white long sleeved collared shirt; black beret; woman wearing long red skirt; gray apron; brown long sleeve shirt; yellow scarf; red cap; gray cat at woman's feet; char in left corner; blue window covering; wooden beams on roof; "de la Campa" in black in bottom right corner; green felt border around picture; covered in glass Light wooden frame; cardboard backing with masking tape; "Cam Echanis" written in red in upper left; "Lou Echanis" handwritten on white and taped to bottom right