Exhibition Portraits of American Indians, Together with important examples of ancient and modern pottery, blankets, jewelry, bead and leather work made by the Pueblo and Blackfeet tribes

By: Kihn, W. Langdon

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A catalogue of an exhibition of March 20 to April 2, 1922, published under the auspices of the Art Museum of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Not ex library. 9.25 x 7 inches. A string-bound pamphlet of handmade [?] beige paper wrappers, and with yapped edges. The plain wrappers with black, red and yellow geometric design and with black lettering. Wrappers appear very lightly age-toned but are unsoiled. With full-page, color frontispiece, unnumbered pages documenting 88 objects in the exhibition, 8 full-page, B&W plates, and numerous line drawings. An impressively clean copy, inside and out. A Very Good copy. Also included are four copies of a broadside, all in very good condition, Remarkable Portraits of the Blackfeet Indians of Montana, and of the Pueblo Indians of New Mexico - Men, Women and Children, -- by an American who has lived among them. Each broadside consists of a biography of Kihn and various press notices about his work. Kihn {1898-1957] was a portrait painter and book illustrator specializing in portraits of American Indians.

Title: Exhibition Portraits of American Indians, Together with important examples of ancient and modern pottery, blankets, jewelry, bead and leather work made by the Pueblo and Blackfeet tribes

Author Name: Kihn, W. Langdon

Illustrator: Kihn, W. Langdon

Categories: Arts and Crafts, Ethnography, Painting, American Art,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: New York, NY, The Anderson Galleries: 1922

Binding: Pamphlet

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 007754