Early American, Contemporary Paintings, Sculpture and Fine Antique American Indian Art.


Mark Chee (1914-1981) Biography


Mark Chee (1914-1981)


Mark Chee is known for traditional stamp work and high quality stone settings in unusually heavy silver.  He was born in Lukachukai, AZ but found his way to Santa Fe where he first worked at Julius Gans' Southwest Arts & Crafts shop as a polisher.  He quickly became an accomplished silversmith and was hired as a bench smith at Frank Patania's Thunderbird Shop and later at Al Packard's shop on the Santa Fe Plaza. 






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