John Cross

Courtesy Art Kimball.
Name
John Cross
active Lac du Flambeau, WI late 20th century
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American
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Luce Artist Biography

"Little John" Cross is a wood-carver and fisherman from Lac du Flambeau Ojibwa Nation, Wisconsin. He learned to carve from his father, John V. Snow, whose work appears in this collection (Art and Brad Kimball, Fish Decoys of the Lac du Flambeau Ojibway, 1988).

Works by This Artist

Fish Decoy

20th century
carved and painted wood, painted copper sheet, ferrous eye hook, lead weight, and glass eyes

Sucker Decoy

20th century
carved, incised, and pyroengraved wood; tinned iron sheet; painted ferrous eye hook; lead weight; glass eyes and mouth