Indian Arts of the Southwest, by Page, Susanne
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- ISBN: 9781933855172 | 1933855177
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 7/8/2008
Beauty, skill, and wisdom, woven into one fine collectibles book. Southwestern Native Americans are renowned for their commitment to excellence in artistry and craftsmanship. This equally excellent book offers clear, expert, concise guidance to the gorgeous array of objects created by the native peoples of Arizona and New Mexico.Indian Arts of the Southwestfeatures photographs of the basketry, pottery, weaving, jewelry, and carvings of more than 200 noted artisans, and it also contains essential information and cultural history for more than 30 tribes, including the Navajo, Hopi, Zuni, and Pueblo peoples. And it is packed with invaluable advice on how to judge quality, determine value, and identify imitations and fakes. 200 color photos.