The Resource Indian Basketry : Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry, (electronic resource)

Indian Basketry : Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry, (electronic resource)

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Indian Basketry : Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry
Title
Indian Basketry
Title remainder
Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry
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Language
eng
Summary
Everything there is to know about traditional Native American basket weaving.Native American basket weaving is an intricate and powerful art, representative of the legends and ceremonies of the Indian nations and their cultures. George Wharton James's Indian Basketry is an invaluable aid for the artist, designer, craftsman, or beginner who wants to recreate authentic and often extinct basket forms and decorative motifs of the Native American peoples.Filled with 355 illustrations and photographs of Native American basket weavers taken at the turn of the tw
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EBLCP
Dewey number
640.973
Index
no index present
LC call number
TX23
LC item number
.J384 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
dictionaries
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Freading eBooks
Target audience
adult
Indian Basketry : Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry, (electronic resource)
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Indian Basketry : Forms, Designs, and Symbolism of Native American Basketry, (electronic resource)
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Carrier category
online resource
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rdacarrier
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multicolored
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Title Page; Copyright Page; Contents; Illustrations; Preface; I. Introduction; II. Basketry, the Mother of Pottery; III. Basketry in Indian Legend; IV. Basketry in Indian Ceremonial; V. Basket Making People; VI. Materials Used in Indian Basketry; VII. Colors in Indian Basketry; VIII. Weaves or Stitches of Indian Basketry; IX. Basket Forms and Designs; Their Origin and Relation to Art; X. Some Uses of Indian Baskets; XI. Various Indian Baskets; (a) Symbolism in Basketry Forms; (b) Developement of Symbolism in Basket Designs; (c) Imitation and Conventionalization
  • (D) The Birth and Developement of Geometrical Designs(e) Diverse Meanings of Designs; (f) Designs of Animal Origin; (g) Designs of Vegetable Origin; (h) Designs of Natural Origin; (i) Designs of Artifact Origin; (j) Baskets With Mixed Designs; XII. Symbolism of Indian Basketry; XIII. The Poetry of Indian Basketry; XIV. Baskets to be Prized; XV. The Decadence of the Art; XVI. How the Art may be Preserved; XVII. Hints to the Collector; XVIII. Bibliography of Indian Basketry; Appendix
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ocn870244568
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1 online resource (546 pages).
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9781628739190
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(electronic bk.)
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