The Pueblo Storyteller: Development of a Figurative Ceramic Tradition

By: Babcock, Monthan & Monthan

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As new - gift quality! "The development of the Storyteller figure?is a short course in the making of a tradition?"Sections on: The Storyteller in Pueblo Culture; Color Plates; Pueblo Storyteller Potters; Reference Material. 200 indexed, annotated pages including Bibliography and Glossary, and a Biographical Survey of the Artists. 11x7" (27.8x17.8cm) NOT KEPT AT STORE- order a day ahead of time for in store pickup

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" The Pueblo Storyteller] is a book that deserves to be read and taken to heart by scholars, collectors, and indeed anyone interested in the Southwest and its rich Indian heritage." --Utah Historical Quarterly

"This book is a joy to read, a delight to the eye and to the sensibility of the reader." --Journal of Arizona History

"From this insightful work, we learn to appreciate how the art of pottery making and the art of storytelling have been forever intertwined. . . . A rich compendium that deals with oral traditions, cultural history, and the arts, The Pueblo Storyteller is a treasure-house for students of Pueblo culture and history." --Journal of Arizona History

"Storyteller dolls of pottery, created by Helen Cordero have swept the Indian art market and are now created by at least 175 potters. This beautiful book covers the antecedents of the form as well as the contemporary scene." --Books of the Southwest

Title: The Pueblo Storyteller: Development of a Figurative Ceramic Tradition

Author Name: Babcock, Monthan & Monthan

Edition: (4th printing, 1990)

ISBN Number: 0816511934

ISBN-13: 9780816511938

Location Published: Tucson, AZ, University of Arizona Press: 1986

Binding: Oversize Paperback

Book Condition: FINE

lb: 1.60 lbs

Categories: indigenous peoples, antiques, AMERICANA

Seller ID: 1DY008

Keywords: native american