Be Dazzled!: Masterworks of Jewelry and Beadwork from the Heard Museum
Gail Bird, Heard Museum
Heard Museum, 2002 - Art - 80 pages
Presents an incredible array of Native American-made jewelry and beadwork from the collection at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. Guest curators and artists Gail Bird and Yazzie Johnson (jewelry) and Maynard White Owl Lavadour (beadwork) select and discuss pieces both old and new, focusing on their artistic merits, craftsmanship, and origins. Each piece discussed is shown in a high quality color photo. Distributed by Museum of New Mexico Press. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
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