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Narciso Abeyta

 (1918 - 1998)
Narciso Platero (Ha So Deh) Abeyta was active/lived in New Mexico / Mexico.  Narciso Abeyta is known for modernist figure and Indian genre painting, silversmith.

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Narciso Abeyta


The following, submitted September 2001, is from Carole Le Beau.

Narciso Platero Abeyta
Indian Name: Hoskiel Ha So Deh, Fiercely Ascending
Tribe: Navajo
Signature: Ha So Deh, Ha So De
Occupation: silversmith, boxer, job placement interviewer & vocational counselor, interpreter and artist

Ha So De was born Dec. 15, 1918 in Canoncito, New Mexico.  He was the son of Pablita and Narciso Abeyta.  He was married to Silvia until he died of a stroke June 22, 1998, at the age of 79.  He had six children, including artist Tony Abeyta and potter, Elizabeth Abeyta.

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About  Narciso Abeyta

Born:  1918 - Canoncito, New Mexico
Died:   1998
Known for:  modernist figure and Indian genre painting, silversmith