Arts of the Cherokee - Prehistory to the Present4101-001-133
Arts of the Cherokee - Prehistory to the Present
Product No. 4101-001-133
Susan C. Power - This groundbreaking study of the historic art of the Cherokees of North Carolina and Oklahoma features the finest examples of beadwork, clothing, moccasins, baskets, pottery and paintings. Drawing on archival sources, the author discusses trade items and materials in relation to the objects' design, craftsmanship and style, as well as their function and meaning in Cherokee history and culture. This large format work consists of 295 pages, augmented with 78 full-color photographs of the finest early Cherokee crafted objects, with a few fine contemporary pieces also included. SC.