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Plains Indian art
John C. Ewers

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Plains Indian art
the pioneering work of John C. Ewers
edited by Jane Ewers Robinson ; preface by Candace S. Greene ; introduction by Evan M. Maurer

Published 2011 by University of Oklahoma Press in Norman .
Written in English.

Table of Contents

A century of Plains Indian art studies
Plains Indian painting : the history and development of an American art form
Images of the white man in nineteenth-century Plains Indian art
The emergence of the named Indian artist in the American West
Notes on the weasel in historic Plains Indian culture
The awesome bear in Plains Indian art
Water monsters in Plains Indian art
Spanish cattle in Plains Indian art
A century and a half of Blackfeet picture writing
A unique pictorial interpretation of Blackfoot Indian religion in 1846/1847
Pipes for the presidents
Three effigy pipes by an Eastern Dakota master carver
Assiniboin Antelope-horn headdresses
Artists' choices
Plains Indian artists and anthropologists : a fruitful collaboration.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

The Charles M. Russell Center series on art and photography of the American West -- v. 8, Charles M. Russell Center series on art and photography of the American West -- v. 8.


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E78.G73 E926 2011

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