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Southwestern Indian Baskets: Their History and Their Makers (Studies in American Indian Art)

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A comprehensive history of this oldest southwestern craft. Focuses on the people who make them and on the baskets themselves. Describing design, form, and technique, Whiteford also investigates the historical and social contexts from which particular kinds of baskets emerged and changed. Covers current basket making.
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A complete and comprehensive history of the craft of basket-making. Includes a discussion of the concept of basketry as a form of art.

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ISBN:
9780933452244
Subtitle:
Their History and Their Makers
Other:
Whiteford, Andrew Hunter
Publisher:
School of American Research Press
Location:
Santa Fe, N.M. :
Subject:
Native American Studies
Subject:
North America
Subject:
Southwest, new
Subject:
Weaving
Subject:
Baskets
Subject:
Indian baskets
Subject:
Indian baskets -- Southwest, New.
Subject:
Ethnic Studies - Native American Studies
Copyright:
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Edition Description:
Bibliography: p. 206-214.
Series:
Studies in American Indian Art
Series Volume:
0000
Publication Date:
October 1988
Binding:
Paperback
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
10.04x8.54x.54 in. 1.58 lbs.

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