Be Dazzled!: Masterworks of Jewelry and Beadwork from the Heard Museum

Be Dazzled!: Masterworks of Jewelry and Beadwork from the Heard Museum

by Gail Bird
     
 
Presents an incredible array of Native American-made jewelry and beadwork from the collection at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. Guest curators and artists Gail Bird and Yazzie Johnson (jewelry) and Maynard White Owl Lavadour (beadwork) select and discuss pieces both old and new, focusing on their artistic merits, craftsmanship, and origins. Each piece discussed

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Presents an incredible array of Native American-made jewelry and beadwork from the collection at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. Guest curators and artists Gail Bird and Yazzie Johnson (jewelry) and Maynard White Owl Lavadour (beadwork) select and discuss pieces both old and new, focusing on their artistic merits, craftsmanship, and origins. Each piece discussed is shown in a high quality color photo. Distributed by Museum of New Mexico Press. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Presents an incredible array of Native American-made jewelry and beadwork from the collection at the Heard Museum in Phoenix, Arizona. Guest curators and artists Gail Bird and Yazzie Johnson (jewelry) and Maynard White Owl Lavadour (beadwork) select and discuss pieces both old and new, focusing on their artistic merits, craftsmanship, and origins. Each piece discussed is shown in a high quality color photo. Distributed by Museum of New Mexico Press. Annotation c. Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (booknews.com)

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780934351652
Publisher:
Heard Museum, The
Publication date:
12/28/2001
Pages:
80

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