Sandias by Alfred Young

Sandias by Alfred Young

Sandias

Alfred Young

Title

Sandias

 
Artist
Year
1966  
Technique
color lithograph 
Image Size
20 11/16 x 14 7/8" image and paper size 
Signature
pencil signed, lower right 
Edition Size
5 of 25  
Annotations
pencil titled, dated, and editioned 
Reference
 
Paper
pale buff Arches wove 
State
published 
Publisher
artist at University of New Mexico (chop, lower left) 
Inventory ID
DOSP104 
Price
$400.00 
Description

This color lithograph was created at the University of New Mexico in conjunction with Tamarind Workshop, which at the time was located in Los Angeles. Young, who is British by birth, taught at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque for three years before moving to San Francisco in 1968.

The Sandias are a mountain range located east of Albuquerque. Sandia Peak mountain can be accessed by an aerial tramway to the observation deck at over 10,000 feet.