Indian Basketry, and How to Make Baskets

By: James, George Wharton

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Third edition. Former library copy - usual marks. Front hinge starting, rear hinge loosening. 1903 Hard Cover. We have more books available by this author!. 136 pp. With nearly 600 illustrations. CONTENTS: Preface; Introduction; Basketry, the Mother of Pottery; Basketry in Indian Legend; Basketry in Indian Ceremonial; Basket Making People; Materials Used in Indian Basketry; Colors in Indian Basketry; Weaves or Stitches of Indian Basketry; Basket Forms and Designs: Their Origin and Relation to Art; Some Uses of Indian Baskets; Various Indian Baskets; Symbolism of Inidan Basketry: Symbolism in Basketry Froms, Developement of Symbolism in Basket Designs, Imitation and Conventionalization, The Birth and Developement of Geometrical Designs, Diverse Meanings of Designs, Designs of Animal Origin, Designs of Vegetable Origin, Designs of Natural Origin, Designs of Artifcat Origin, Basket with Mixed Designs; The Poetry of Indian Basketry; Baskets to be Prized; The Decadence of the Art; How the Art May be Preserved; Hints to the Collector; Bibliography of Indian Basketry; Appendix; Index; How to Make Indian and Other Baskets.

Title: Indian Basketry, and How to Make Baskets

Author: James, George Wharton

Categories: Native American Tribes, Crafts, American,

Edition: Third Edition

Publisher: George Wharton James: 1903

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Good

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 2289088

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