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Jewels of the Navajo Loom: The Rugs of Teec Nos Pos

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Publisher Comments:

Legend has it that a traveling missionary brought an Oriental rug to the Four Corners area of the Navajo Reservation before 1995. Teec Nos Pos weavers quick to adopt some of the distinctive motifs from these rugs, creating large, intricate and colorful designs. Teec Nos Pos geometric patterns and color were considered aberrant to the mainstream of Navajo design in the early twentieth century. Today these magnificient rugs are considered a classic twentieth century weaving and are highly collectible. This catalogue accompanies an exhibition (March 16 2003--January 11 2004) at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture in Sante Fe.

Synopsis:

Catalogue of an exhibition at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture in Santa Fe of the magnificent rugs of the Teec Nos Pos are of the Four Corners region on the Navajo Reservation.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780890134559
Introduction:
Anderson, Duane
Foreword:
Nagan, Andrew
Introduction by:
Anderson, Duane
Introduction:
Anderson, Duane
Foreword by:
Nagan, Andrew
Foreword:
Nagan, Andrew
Author:
Belikove, Ruth K.
Publisher:
Museum of New Mexico Press
Location:
Santa Fe, N.M.
Subject:
Collections, Catalogs, Exhibitions - Museum
Subject:
Textiles & Costume
Subject:
United States - 20th Century (1900-1945)
Subject:
American - Native American
Subject:
Navajo textile fabrics
Subject:
Teec Nos Pos
Subject:
Textile Arts - General
Subject:
Arizona
Subject:
Belikove, Ruth K
Subject:
Navajo rugs - Arizona - Teec Nos Pos
Subject:
Navajo blankets - Arizona -
Subject:
Art-Museums and Collections
Subject:
Architecture-Architects
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 38).
Series Volume:
99
Publication Date:
20030731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
38
Dimensions:
9.02x6.32x.16 in. .32 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , Catalogue of an exhibition at the Museum of Indian Arts and Culture in Santa Fe of the magnificent rugs of the Teec Nos Pos are of the Four Corners region on the Navajo Reservation.
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