Ray, Marilyn Henderson – Plate with Butterfly Design (2014) and Ribbon
Marilyn Henderson Ray is known for her intricate storytellers and figurative scenes. This is a striking detailed plate. The plate is painted with interlocking butterflies. The center has a fine-line star pattern. On the back is a lizard. The plate is painted with bee-weed (black). It is signed on the back, “M. Ray”. It is in excellent condition with no chips, cracks, restoration, or repair. There is a first-place ribbon from the 2014 Gallup Intertribal Ceremonials.