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EARLY CAREER 1924-1936 - PAINTINGS & ILLUSTRATIONS




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Kachinas from Palulukonti, color sketch for an overmantel, 1927
Kachinas from Palulukonti, color sketch for an overmantel, 1927

Casein tempera, 18 x 10
Collection of Dr. James D. Lea, Houston © James D. Lea

The Old Beggar Woman, Capri, 1930
The Old Beggar Woman, Capri, 1930

Dry brush and ink, 9 x 7½
Collection of Dr. James D. Lea, Houston © James D. Lea

Sky Map, 1932
Sky Map, 1932

Pen and ink, 17½ x 17¾
Collection of Dr. James D. Lea, Houston © James D. Lea

Snake Dancers, 1933
Snake Dancers, 1933

Oil on canvas, 61 x 41
Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe © James D. Lea

Winter in New Mexico (Deer Hunters), 1933
Winter in New Mexico (Deer Hunters), 1933

Oil on masonite, 18 x 13½
Collection of Dr. John Wilbanks, El Paso © James D. Lea

Lenador, 1934
Lenador, 1934

Oil on canvas, 36 x 30
Collection of the New Mexico Museum of Art, Santa Fe © James D. Lea

Rancho San Sebastian (Casa Lea Window), 1934
Rancho San Sebastian (Casa Lea Window), 1934

Brush and india ink, lead pencil and watercolor, 12 x 18¼
Collection of J.P. Bryan, Houston © James D. Lea

The Smelter, from Mesa Road, 1936
The Smelter, from Mesa Road, 1936

Oil on prepared heavy paper, 9 x 13
Collection of Adair & Dee Margo, El Paso © James D. Lea

Lonely Town, 1937
Lonely Town, 1937

Oil on canvas, 24 x 34
Collection of James D. Lea, Houston © James D. Lea

Frontispiece for Apache Gold and Yaqui Silver, by J. Frank Dobie, 1938
Frontispiece for Apache Gold and Yaqui Silver, by J. Frank Dobie, 1938

Book published by Little Brown and Company
Brush and ink with watercolor, 6 x 5½ © James D. Lea

The Longhorns by J. Frank Dobie and illustrated by Tom Lea, 1941
The Longhorns by J. Frank Dobie and illustrated by Tom Lea, 1941

The Lead Steer, 1941
The Lead Steer, 1941

Oil on canvas, 30 x 40
Blanton Museum, University of Texas at Austin, C.R. Smith Collection © James D. Lea




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