Wilton McCoy [1902-1986] “Gossip Rocks” SOLD P597

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A wonderful painting of Gossip Rocks in the high desert, near Palm Springs, by Wilton McCoy. The ancestors of the Agua Caliente Band of Cahuilla Indians enjoyed the solitude of the sheltered canyons when temperatures soared during the summer. The gorges still contain evidence of early native inhabitants. Pictographs etched on rock walls can be seen ...