Indian arts of the Southwest / Susanne and Jake Page

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رقم التسجيلة 3217
نوع المادة book
ردمك 9781933855172
رقم الطلب

E78.S7P34

شخص Page, Susanne

العنوان Indian arts of the Southwest / Susanne and Jake Page
بيانات النشر Tucson, Ariz: Rio Nuevo Publishers, 2008.
الوصف المادي 143 p : 23 cm ; ill
ملاحظات

Originally published: Field guide to Southwest Indian arts and crafts. New York : Random House, c1998 Includes bibliographical references (p. 131-133) and index T

المحتويات / النص

INTRODUCTION xx PART ONE: THE PEOPLE THE LAND xx PREHISTORY xx THE PUEBLO TRIBES xx THE YUMANS xx THE O¿ODHAM xx THE APACHES xx THE NAVAJOS xx SAN JUAN PAIUTES xx PART TWO: THE CRAFTS JEWELRY xx POTTERY xx BASKETRY xx WEAVING xx CARVINGS xx ACKNOWLEDGMENTS xx INDEX xx

المستخلص

Beauty, skill, and wisdom, woven into one fine collectibles book. Southwestern Native Americans are renowned for their commitment to excellence in artistry and craftsmanship. This equally excellent book offers clear, expert, concise guidance to the gorgeous array of objects created by the native peoples of Arizona and New Mexico.Indian Arts of the Southwestfeatures photographs of the basketry, pottery, weaving, jewelry, and carvings of more than 200 noted artisans, and it also contains essential information and cultural history for more than 30 tribes, including the Navajo, Hopi, Zuni, and Pueblo peoples. And it is packed with invaluable advice on how to judge quality, determine value, and identify imitations and fakes. 200 color photos.

المواضيع Indian art - Southwest, New - Guidebooks
Indians of North America - Material culture - Southwest, New - Guidebooks
Indians of North America - Southwest, New - History - Guidebooks
Southwest, New - Antiquities - Guidebooks
Southwest, New - Guidebooks

شخص Page, Jake