"Yeibichai Portrait" Painting by Allen J. Bahe
About the Artist: Al Bahe is best known for his acrylic paintings of Dinè Yei'i figures. Born in 1959, Bahe served three years in the Marines before attending Santa Fe's Institute of American Indian Art and Flagstaff's Northern Arizona University. He started painting in 1991 and continues to paint daily in his Shonto, AZ studio. Bahe paints a human face on each figure before applying the Yei'i mask.
Medium: Acrylic on Canvas
Tribe: Navajo Yeis
Size: 16" x 12"