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Kwakiutl Art

by Hawthorn, Audrey

Condition: Very Good


Vancouver, BC, Canada: University of Washington Press. Paperback. 0888946120 272 pages including index. Nurtured by a benevolent land and guided by a sophisticated mythology, the Kwakiutl Indians of the British Columbia coast developed an art that is characterized by variety, skill and power. "One of the definitive volumes on the art and craft work of the Northwest Coast Kwakiutl Indians. Ceremonial societies and ritual dancing are explained in the introductory section, which is followed by commentary on the symbolic and practical significance of the art." - Booklist. Wonderfully illustrated in colour and black and white. Light wear. Clean and unmarked. One inch tear to top edge of back cover. Very nice copy. . Very Good. 1988. Reprint.
  • Bookseller: RareNonFiction.com CA (CA)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: 63601746
  • Title: Kwakiutl Art
  • Author: Hawthorn, Audrey
  • Format/binding: Paperback
  • Book condition: Used - Very Good
  • Quantity available: 1
  • Edition: Reprint
  • Binding: Paperback
  • ISBN 10: 0888946120
  • ISBN 13: 9780888946126
  • Publisher: University of Washington Press
  • Place: Vancouver, BC, Canada
  • Date published: 1988
  • Keywords: Hawthorn, Audrey Indians Kwakiutl Art Northwest Native Indians 272 pages including index. Nurtured by a benevolent land and guided by a sophisticated mythology, the Kwakiutl Indians of the British Columbia coast developed an art that is characterized b
  • Bookseller catalogs: Art; Native Peoples;
  • Subjects: ART / General;


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