Native American Art

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Hugh Lauter Levin Associates, 1994 - Art - 262 pages
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Native American arts and crafts are enjoying renewed appreciation and increasing recognition as a vital part of America's cultural heritage. This volume, a magnificent collection of full-colour photos and incisive commentary, presents the richness and celebrates the diversity of this centuries-old tradition and places it within a larger historical and social context.

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The approach of this book is by artifact: 48 objects from various Native American tribal sources are depicted and described. The photography is stunning, and Penney, curator of Native American Art at ... Read full review

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Penny, a curator at the Detroit Institute of Arts, and artist and academic Longfish present a spectacular display of Native arts and crafts, from the handmade tools of the Archaic period to the modern expressions of contemporary artists. Read full review

Contents

INTRODUCTION
6
THE EASTERN WOODLANDS
43
THE PLAINS
81
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