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Art of the American Frontier: The Chandler-Pohrt Collection.
by [Native American Art] Penney, David W.

Publisher Information:
University of Washington Press, Seattle: 1992.

A Fine copy in a Fine dust jacket. This lushly illustrated volume features the art of the Indians of the Old Northwest territories (Ohio, Michigan and Wisconsin) including clothing and accessories, woven textiles, bags, beadwork, necklaces, rawhide paintings, smoking pipes, vessels and utensils, pictographs and visionary paintings. This volume presents the Chandler-Pohrt collection of Native American clothing, woven textiles, bags, beadwork, necklaces, rawhide paintings, smoking pipes, tools, vessels and utensils and pictographs illustrated in 220 color plates. Complementing the illustrations are essays dealing with historical context, ethnographic issues and the lives and pjilosophies of the collectors.


Edition: First Printing of the First Edition
ISBN: 0295971738
Book Id: 23995

Price: $125.00

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