LaVerne Nelson Black

Name
LaVerne Nelson Black
Also Known as
Laverne Nelson Black
born Viola, WI 1887-died Chicago, IL 1939
Active in
  • Taos, New Mexico
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U.S. States
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Artist Biography

In the 1920s LaVerne Nelson Black lived briefly in Taos, where he studied and sketched the traditions of nomadic Indian tribes such as the Navajo and Apache. In the 1930s he moved to Phoenix, working as an illustrator and commercial artist.

Andrew L. Connors The Arvin Gottlieb Collection of the National Museum of American Art (exhibition text, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1993)

Works by This Artist