The Navajo Weaving Tradition: 1650 to the Present. 1999. VG SC Native American..
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The Navajo Weaving Tradition: 1650 to the Present ISBN: 1571780661 Author: Kaufman, Alice; Selser, Christopher Publisher: Council Oak Books Release Date: 1999 Seller Category: TEXTILES & FABRIC ARTS Qty Available: 1 Condition: Used: Very Good Sku: 01775 Notes: Very Good 4to 11" x 8 1/2" pictorial softcover wraps featuring detail of an 1800-1900 Germantown blanket to front and back panels, white and red lettering to front, back, and spine, minor wear to tips, otherwise, clean, tightly bound, and unmarked throughout. 8 + 150 pp., replete with full-color and black-and-white images, includes text by Alice Kaufman and Christopher Selser, Notes, Glossary, Selected Bibliography, and Index. This book explores the tradition of Navajo weaving from the first weavers to contemporary artisans, including detailed descriptions of the process of weaving the intricate designs characteristic of Navajo blankets and rugs. Includes over 200 color plates and rare archival photos. Heavy and oversized items may require additional shipping.