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Title A wealth of thought : Franz Boas on Native American art / edited by Aldona Jonaitis.

Published Seattle : University of Washington Press ; Vancouver : Douglas & McIntyre, [1995]


Location Call No. Status
 UniM Bail  704.03979 BOAS/WEAL    AVAILABLE
Physical description xiv, 365 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 337-355) and index.
Contents Introduction: The Development of Franz Boas's Theories on Primitive Art / Aldona Jonaitis -- 1. Tattooing of the Haida -- 2. The Use of Masks and Head Ornaments on the Northwest Coast of America -- 3. The Decorative Art of the Indians of the North Pacific Coast -- 4. The Decorative Art of the Indians of the North Pacific Coast -- 5. Facial Paintings of the Indians of Northern British Columbia -- 6. Art of the Thompson Indians -- 7. The Decorative Art of the North American Indians -- 8. Primitive Art -- 9. Notes on the Blanket Designs -- 10. Decorative Designs of Alaskan Needlecases: A Study in the History of Conventional Designs, Based on Materials in the U.S. National Museum -- 11. Clubs Made of Bone of Whale -- 12. Representative Art of Primitive Peoples -- 13. Introduction to Primitive Art -- 14. Conclusion to Primitive Art -- The Boasian Legacy in Northwest Coast Art Studies / Aldona Jonaitis.
Other author Jonaitis, Aldona, 1948-
Subject Indian art -- Northwest Coast of North America.
Indian art.
ISBN 0295973250 (cloth : alk. paper)
0295973846 (paperback: alk. paper)