The Indian Craze: Primitivism, Modernism, and Transculturation in American Art, 1890-1915

The Indian Craze: Primitivism, Modernism, and Transculturation in American Art, 1890-1915

by Elizabeth Hutchinson
     
 

An account of the growth of interest in Native American art and craft around the turn of the 20th century.See more details below

Overview

An account of the growth of interest in Native American art and craft around the turn of the 20th century.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822344087
Publisher:
Duke University Press Books
Publication date:
03/23/2009
Series:
Objects/Histories Series
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
304
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations ix

Acknowledgments xiii

Introduction 1

1 Unpacking the Indian Corner 11

2 The White Man's Indian Art: Teaching Aesthetics at the Indian Schools 51

3 Playing Indian: Native American Art and Modern Aesthetics 91

4 The Indians in Käet;sebier's Studio 131

5 Angel DeCora's Cultural Politics 171

Epilogue 221

Notes 235

Selected Bibliography 263

Index 267

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