Field Guide to Southwest Indian Arts and Crafts. Jake Page.

Field Guide to Southwest Indian Arts and Crafts

Random House, April 1998. Trade Paperback. Used - Very Good. Item #180092
ISBN: 0679770275

A comprehensive guide to identifying and understanding Southwest Indian jewelry, pottery, basketry, weaving,

and carvings

The Field Guide to Southwest Indian Arts and Crafts includes

;;;;;;;;; ¸; Descriptive captions for 210 color and 50 black-and-white photographs

;;;;;;;;; ¸; Clear and compelling explanations of centuries-old techniques

;;;;;;;;; ¸; The featured work of more than two hundred leading Southwest Indian artisans

;;;;;;;; ; ¸; Information on visiting the reservations;;;;;;;;

;;;;;;;;; ¸; Cultural histories of more than thirty tribes, including the Navajo, Hopi,

;;;;;;;; Zuni, and Pueblo

The Pages offer expert advice on

;;;;;;;;; ¸; How to spot the unmistakable signs of excellence in an object

;;;;;;;;; ¸; How to judge the quality of turquoise

;;;;;;;;; ¸; How to determine the value of a Navajo rug by its weave, design, color.

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