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Jerome Tiger A Walk Through the Great Mysteries


Item: DR 510
Tribal Affiliation: Creek Seminole
Artist: Jerome Tiger
Medium: Tempera – Signed limited edition lithograph 1293/1500
Age: 1974
Dimensions: 20″ by 25″ Framed



The Great Mysteries: birth, life, death, the suffering, the ecstasy, the simple joys of life. These ‘mysteries’   were the concerns of Jerome Tiger. The spiritual characteristics, the topics, and the heritage of his Indian people played an important part in the profile of his own personal character and his art. In the last year of his life, many of Jerome Tiger’s paintings were of a spiritual nature. “A Walk Through the Great Mysteries”, the second in the Mystical Series, was one of Tiger’s last creations.

This beautiful art work is protected with Museum Glass, an anti-reflection picture framing glass with conservation grade UV protection.  With its nearly invisible finish, it effectively blocks up to 99% of harmful indoor and outdoor UV light rays so framed pieces remain clearer and brighter for longer. It is the best glazing option available for art, photographs and other important personal keepsakes.

The matting on this picture is an acid free matte(s) for long term protection and to enhance the picture. Acid free mattes provide 75-100 years of protection against matte burn and brown marks which can decrease the value of a painting. The matting colors were selected to draw the eye into the picture complementing the artist’s selected brush work or towards a particular key element of the piece.

Condition: Excellent – original condition.
Provenance: Maintained in the same family gallery since originally purchased from the artist’s widow.


Additional information

Weight 84 oz