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Kwakiutl Art by HAWTHORN (Audrey) - First Edition - 1979 - from and

Kwakiutl Art

by HAWTHORN (Audrey)

Condition: Good /Good

Canada: Douglas and McIntyre. Hardcover. 0888942397 272 pages. Index. Bibliography. Glossary. Profusely illustrated with primarily black and white photography. "Introduces the craft and technology of Northwest Coast native art, discusses in detail the wellsprings of its central images, and carefully reviews the significance of such important cultural features as the lineage house and the totem pole." - from dust jacket. One inch opening to top edge of front free endpaper at front board else book clean and unmarked with average wear. Wear to upper edges of dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound working copy. . Good. 1979. First Edition.


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