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Weaving a World: Textiles and the Navajo Way of Seeing

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Publisher Comments:

This classic work on Navajo weaving as a conceptual art form is back in print. The authors reveal meaningful links between Navajo culture, symbols, landscape and the textile design and materials woven in.

Book News Annotation:

The authors focus on some 70 examples of textiles from the celebrated collection of the Laboratory of Anthropology in Santa Fe, NM, exploring them from the perspective of the weavers themselves and discovering the process and intention that contributed to their creation. Superbly detailed color plates.
Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780890133071
With:
Willink, Roseann
Publisher:
Museum of New Mexico Press
Author:
Zolbrod, Paul G.
Author:
Willink, Roseann
Location:
Santa Fe :
Subject:
Design - Textile & Costume
Subject:
Catalogs
Subject:
Weaving
Subject:
Criticism - Native American
Subject:
Indian art
Subject:
American - Native American
Subject:
Navajo textile fabrics
Subject:
Navajo philosophy.
Subject:
Navajo mythology.
Subject:
Navajo philosophy -- Catalogs.
Subject:
Textile & Costume
Subject:
Navajo textile fabrics -- Catalogs.
Subject:
Navajo mythology -- Catalogs.
Subject:
Crafts-Weaving and Spinning
Series Volume:
16-17
Publication Date:
20010731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
132
Dimensions:
9.95x8.26x1.47 in. 1.35 lbs.

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