Marla Allison (Paguate Village, Laguna Pueblo), Water Girls | New Mexico Department of Cultural Affairs

Marla Allison (Paguate Village, Laguna Pueblo), Water Girls, 2017, museum purchase 60220/13.

Museum of Indian Arts & Culture (Santa Fe, NM).



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