Book: Art of the American Indian Frontier
By David W. Penney , The Chandler-Pohrt Collection
Paperback, brand new book
Art of the American Indian Frontier examines an incomparable collection of nineteenth-century Native American art from the North American Woodlands, Prairie, and Plains. Clothing and Accessories of porcupine quill and buckskin, woven textiles, bags, beadwork, necklaces, rawhide paintings, smoking pipes, tools, vessels and utensils, pictographs, and visionary paintings are portrayed in 220 stunning color plates. All from the Detroit institute of Art's Chandler-Pohrt Collection .
Copyright 1992 and 1997