Identity by Design: Tradition, Change and Celebration in Native Women's Dresses4101-004-540
Identity by Design: Tradition, Change and Celebration in Native Women's Dresses
Product No. 4101-004-540
Emil Her Many Horses, himself an accomplished Lakota craftsman, teams with his employer, the National Museum of the American Indian (NMAI), to present the highlights of NMAI's world-renowned dress collection. The 8" x 11" format shows the dresses in color and great detail, while the text relates interviews with dress makers and discusses how their creations are expressions of culture and identity. The dresses, both historic and contemporary, cover a cross-section of tribes. 160 pages, HC.