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The Resource Art of the American Indian frontier : the Chandler-Pohrt Collection, David W. Penney ; with essays by Richard A. Pohrt, Milford G. Chandler, and George P. Horse Capture

Art of the American Indian frontier : the Chandler-Pohrt Collection, David W. Penney ; with essays by Richard A. Pohrt, Milford G. Chandler, and George P. Horse Capture

Label
Art of the American Indian frontier : the Chandler-Pohrt Collection
Title
Art of the American Indian frontier
Title remainder
the Chandler-Pohrt Collection
Statement of responsibility
David W. Penney ; with essays by Richard A. Pohrt, Milford G. Chandler, and George P. Horse Capture
Creator
Contributor
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Illustrates the many objects in the collection. Includes memoirs, essay and text
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Penney, David W
Dewey number
704/.0397073/074
Government publication
government publication of a state province territory dependency etc
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
E98.A7
LC item number
A77 1992
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • bibliography
  • catalogs
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Detroit Institute of Arts
  • Buffalo Bill Historical Center
  • National Gallery of Art (U.S.)
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pohrt, Richard A
  • Chandler, Milford G
  • Detroit Institute of Arts
  • Indian art
  • Indians of North America
Label
Art of the American Indian frontier : the Chandler-Pohrt Collection, David W. Penney ; with essays by Richard A. Pohrt, Milford G. Chandler, and George P. Horse Capture
Instantiates
Publication
Note
"Published in conjunction with the exhibition Art of the American frontier, organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts in association with the Buffalo Bill Historical Center. Exhibition schedule: The National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., May 24, 1992-January 24, 1993; Seattle Art Museum, March 11-May 9, 1993; Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming, June 18-September 12, 1993; the Detroit Institute of Arts, October 15, 1993-February 6, 1994--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Art of the American Indian frontier -- Expressions of ethnicity: nineteenth-century dress -- Metonym and metaphor: public and private meanings in sculpture, engraiving, and painting -- American Indian dress: the techniques of ethnic expression -- Woodlands and prairies -- Clothing accessories of the early nineteenth century: porcupine quill and buckskin -- Early finger-woven textiles -- Heddle-woven garters and sashes -- Warp-faced twined bags -- Great Lakes and Midwest dress, 1830-1850 -- Embroidery of the Southeast before 1830 -- Early loom-woven beadwork -- Turbans and bearclaw necklaces -- Synthesis and innovation: the prairie style, 1860-1900 -- Later woven beadwork -- Later twined and finger-woven textiles -- Formal dress at the close of the nineteenth century -- Plains -- Early dress of the "Upper Missouri style" -- Early seed bead embroidery: the emergence of tribal style -- Parfleche: rawhide painting -- Between cultures: dress of the Red River Metis -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Cheyenne, Arapaho, and Kiowa -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Sioux -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Crow and the "Transmontane style" -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Northwest Plains: Mandan, Blackfeet, and Gros Ventre -- The measure of men: feather bonnets -- Objects and images -- Great Lakes and prairies -- Exchanges of trust -- Weapons of war -- Smoking pipes: pleasing the spirits -- Tools as sculpture -- Vessels and utensils: bowls and spoons -- Images as effigies -- The language of pictographs -- Plains -- Clubs and coup sticks -- Elk antler quirts -- The gift of red stone: Plains smoking pipes -- Feasts for power: bowls and spoons -- Visionary painting -- Pictographs as history -- The Miami war pipe / Milford G Chandler -- A collector's life: a memoir of the Chandler-Pohrt collection / Richard A. Pohrt -- Richard A. Pohrt / George P. Horse Capture -- Collecting and the meaning of collections
Control code
ocm24627088
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9781550540413
Lccn
91037736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)24627088
Label
Art of the American Indian frontier : the Chandler-Pohrt Collection, David W. Penney ; with essays by Richard A. Pohrt, Milford G. Chandler, and George P. Horse Capture
Publication
Note
"Published in conjunction with the exhibition Art of the American frontier, organized by the Detroit Institute of Arts in association with the Buffalo Bill Historical Center. Exhibition schedule: The National Gallery of Art, Washington, D.C., May 24, 1992-January 24, 1993; Seattle Art Museum, March 11-May 9, 1993; Buffalo Bill Historical Center, Cody, Wyoming, June 18-September 12, 1993; the Detroit Institute of Arts, October 15, 1993-February 6, 1994--T.p. verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 353-363) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Art of the American Indian frontier -- Expressions of ethnicity: nineteenth-century dress -- Metonym and metaphor: public and private meanings in sculpture, engraiving, and painting -- American Indian dress: the techniques of ethnic expression -- Woodlands and prairies -- Clothing accessories of the early nineteenth century: porcupine quill and buckskin -- Early finger-woven textiles -- Heddle-woven garters and sashes -- Warp-faced twined bags -- Great Lakes and Midwest dress, 1830-1850 -- Embroidery of the Southeast before 1830 -- Early loom-woven beadwork -- Turbans and bearclaw necklaces -- Synthesis and innovation: the prairie style, 1860-1900 -- Later woven beadwork -- Later twined and finger-woven textiles -- Formal dress at the close of the nineteenth century -- Plains -- Early dress of the "Upper Missouri style" -- Early seed bead embroidery: the emergence of tribal style -- Parfleche: rawhide painting -- Between cultures: dress of the Red River Metis -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Cheyenne, Arapaho, and Kiowa -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Sioux -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Crow and the "Transmontane style" -- Later dress and decorative arts of the Northwest Plains: Mandan, Blackfeet, and Gros Ventre -- The measure of men: feather bonnets -- Objects and images -- Great Lakes and prairies -- Exchanges of trust -- Weapons of war -- Smoking pipes: pleasing the spirits -- Tools as sculpture -- Vessels and utensils: bowls and spoons -- Images as effigies -- The language of pictographs -- Plains -- Clubs and coup sticks -- Elk antler quirts -- The gift of red stone: Plains smoking pipes -- Feasts for power: bowls and spoons -- Visionary painting -- Pictographs as history -- The Miami war pipe / Milford G Chandler -- A collector's life: a memoir of the Chandler-Pohrt collection / Richard A. Pohrt -- Richard A. Pohrt / George P. Horse Capture -- Collecting and the meaning of collections
Control code
ocm24627088
Dimensions
28 cm
Extent
368 pages
Isbn
9781550540413
Lccn
91037736
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
(OCoLC)24627088

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