Nabor Felix "Lightning Sculptor"

Hand-Colored Photo. Affecting image of this Native American sculptor, posed with his sculpts-- bust portraits of Franklin D. Roosevelt and George Washington, and a replica of the Venus De Milo. On verso: "From Nabor [...], To Pluto, Sincerely your[s], {illegible]"......Nabor Feliz Netzahualt (1877-1972), also known as Felix Nabor, was a Pueblo Indian and "lightening sculpture." From the 1920s to the 1950s, he made clay sculptures as a sideshow act for circuses such as Al G. Barnes Circus and the Hagenbeck-Wallace Circus based in Miami County, Indiana.

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