Phillips in Taos



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Bert Geer Phillips (1868-1956)

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https://goo.gl/photos/CDEhRBx5zZChZgX46
  

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"Carving the Tribal Emblem"“TUDL-TUR”
  
  




  

 

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"Pueblo Ponies" "Moonlight Vigil Taos"
9" x 6" Oil on canvas board
  
 
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 "Springtime in Taos"  "Pueblo Harvest"
 oil on board, 17.78 x 17.78 cm  
 
 
 
 
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 "Along The Rio Grande"  "Aspens"

 
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 "Aspens Summer"  "Carving the Tribal Emblem"
   
 
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 "Moonlight on the Hondo"  "In the Lake at Timberlane"
   
 
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 "Moonlight Vigil Taos" "Wild Iris" 
   
 
https://goo.gl/photos/iAXHXKCAqfPdE4tp9

https://goo.gl/photos/noGr6X9SQgtMrEi96
   
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 "Pueblo Harvest"  "Sandia Mountains"
   
 
https://goo.gl/photos/5LhSUSBMTd7enZW9A
 
https://goo.gl/photos/htBfdNmFtMpRjnuA8
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 "In the Aspens"  "War Captain Rides"
  



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 "Taos Mountain"  "The Lost Trail"
   
   
 


 
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 "Landscape" "Hondo River"
 Oil on canvas, 22" x 33"  
  



 
https://goo.gl/photos/TmBrUBTVAKX9PqZK7
 
https://goo.gl/photos/i1SRszuodSuvjAQ97
   
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 "Pueblo Girls Gather Iris"  "Taos Pueblo Woman"

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Bert Geer Phillips (1868-1956)

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Phillips said about Taos, "I believe it is the romance of this great pure-aired land

that makes the most lasting impression on my mind and heart."

"We had heard of Taos, the home and burial place of Kit Carson,

of the Indian People who live in 5 storied communal houses and the beautiful spanish girls.

Romance and Beauty: pictures to be painted: Adventure, all word of song.

Then, in a few short weeks I had found more inspiration and material for creative work than I could use in a lifetime.

More than that, I had found the ideal climate for outdoor work.

Also a realization that one artist alone could do no more than scratch the surface of this locality.

While the great southwest and artistic empire was practically undiscovered country to the art world.

Especially by people in the profession that have almost lost the pioneer spirit."

"Sometimes I ask myself why I remain away from the land of civilization,

but never before have I tried to formulate a reply. I have simply been content to stay on.

The charm of the great stretches of mountain and plains and interest of their inhabitants is never ending.

As I visit their villages and talk with my Indian friends,

I see and hear the young bucks wrapped in their white blankets

standing on the ridge, singing a love song in the moonlight, and I feel the romance of youth.

So the answer comes as I write and

"I believe it is the romance of this great pure-aired land that makes the most lasting impression on my mind and heart."

"Nothing could be more natural than that a distinctive American art idea should develop on a soil

 so richly imbued with romance, history and scenic beauty as is to be found in the far famed beautiful Taos Valley

 and the poetic Indian Village of the Taos Pueblos."


https://photos.app.goo.gl/9tsRwjul0hXEOY5M2
     Bert Geer Phillips


Blumenschein said, "Phillips is the foundation on which the Taos group built!" (El Palacio, May 1926)

https://photos.app.goo.gl/KDP5sgwjY99RODwC3
Taos Society of Artists
(L-R, E.L. Blumenschein, O.E. Berninghaus, E.I. Couse, J.H. Sharp, B.G. Phillips, and W.H. Dunton)

Regarding Taos, Phillips said, "For heaven's sake, tell people what we have found! Send some artists out here.

There is a lifetime's work for twenty men."

    Accident that led to the founding of the Taos Art Colony   


Phillips was a Taos Society of Artists founder.

Bert Phillips Portrait



Bert Geer Phillips   Highest Auction Prices

 "Song of the Yellow Flower"  Sales Price:     $322,000

"Call of Spring (Song of Flute)" Price:     $265,000

"Indian Hunter" Price:  $240,000

"Pueblo Indian Girl" Price:     $233,500

"Taos Maiden" Price:     $168,000

"Hunters in the Woods" Price:     $145,500

"A Good Catch" Price:     $143,500

"The call of spring" Price:     $125,000

"Ancient Chants" Price:     $120,000

"Taos Fisherman" Price:     $120,000

Fine Art prices have risen steadily. Please contact the Gallery for the latest prices and current inventory.

Parsons does not offer Bert Geer Phillips prints, because no print can compare to the real paintings.

  Parsons invites you to visit the Galleries to experience the unmatched beauty of the real art.



Bert Phillips Art Biography:

American Artist

Taos Society of Artists Founder

Taos Society of Artists
Blumenschein, Berninghaus, Couse, Phillips, Dunton (seated), Sharp

Phillips was born on July 15, 1868, in Hudson, New York

He began his Art Education at 16 years old at the Art Students League of New York

 and the National Academy of Design. In 1894 he studied at the Académie Julian

 becoming friends with Ernest Blumenschein and Joseph Henry Sharp.

 Sharp was the first to tell Phillips about the special qualities of the natural light in Taos.

 He was a student of George McKinstry. In his youth, Kit Carson was his hero

 and Phillips avidly read James Fenimore Cooper.

He studied with Benjamin Constant and Jean Paul Lauren’s.

Phillips was a student at Academie Julian, 

National Academy of Design School and the Art Students League of New York.

In 1896 he returned to New York to share a studio with Blumenschein.

He moved to Taos in 1898 as a result of the "unfortunate accident" of a broken wagon wheel.

In 1899 he married Rose Martin, sister of Tomas "Doc" Martin.

In 1915 he was a founder of the Taos Society of Artists.

In 1951 He became a benefactor of Harold Dow Bugbee,

 the curator of the Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum in Canyon, Texas.

He died on June 16, 1956 in San Diego, California.

Joseph Sharp was the first to tell Phillips about the special qualities of the natural light in Taos.

Because they were no Art Galleries, he showed his work from his studio,

 beginning a tradition that endures in Taos and New Mexico to this day.


Bert Phillips Art Works include:

"Taos Mountain"

"Indian Fishing"

"Nar-Ah-Kig-Gee-Ah Tzur"

"Wild Plum Blossoms"

"Our Washerwoman's Family"

"Corpus Christi Sunday in Taos"

"Mural Indian Sketch"

"Wales"


Bert Phillips Museum Collections include:

Anschutz Collection

Buffalo Bill Historical Center

Butler Institute of American Art

Chicago Union League Club

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Denver Art Museum

Desert Caballeros Western Museum

Eiteljorg Museum of American Indians and Western Art

Frederic Remington Art Museum

Gilcrease Museum

Harmsen Western Art Collection

Hubbell Trading Post National Historic Site

John F Eulich Collection

Jonson Gallery of University of New Mexico

Mulvane Art Museum

Museum of Art and Archaeology, University of Missouri-Columbia

Museum of New Mexico

Museum of The Southwest

National Cowboy and Western Heritage Museum

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

Phoenix Art Museum

San Diego Museum of Art

Sangre De Cristo Arts Center

Santa Fe Railroad

Stark Museum of Art

The Fred Jones Jr. Museum of Art

The Harwood Museum of Art

The Philbrook Museum of Art, Inc.

Union League Club of Chicago

William Foxley Collection-Western

Woolaroc Museum


Bert Phillips Museum Collections online include:

(Click on links below to view art works)


"Lady Please Buy One Chicken"

http://albuquerquemuseum.org/art-history/art-collection


"Portrait of Tudl-Tur (Sun Elk)"

http://www.sdmart.org/collections/artists/920


"Adobe Home, Near Taos"

"After the Ceremony"

"Aspens"

"The Elk Hunter"

"Hunter in the Woods"

"The Indian Hunter of Taos"

"Mystic Music"

"Pueblo Indian Girl with Wild Plum Blossoms"

"The Santero"

"Spanish Girl of Taos"

"Taos Indian with His Horse"

"Winter in Taos"

"Zinnias"

http://www.the-athenaeum.org/art/list.php?m=a&s=tu&aid=1698


Nicolai Fechin


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