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Title The Plains Indians : artists of earth and sky / Gaylord Torrence.
Author Torrence, Gaylord.
Publication New York : Skira Rizzoli : Paris : Musée du quai Branly, [2014]
Copyright date ©2014
Description 317 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps ; 31 cm
Call # 704.0397 T
Note Published in conjunction with the exhibition presented at the Musée du quai Branly in Paris from April 8 to July 20, 2014; at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City from September 19, 2014 to January 11, 2015; and at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York from March 3 to May 10, 2015.
Summary "In this exhibition, you will discover objects produced by 135 artists; objects that offer an unprecedented view of the continuity of the aesthetic traditions of the Plains Indians, from the 16th to the 20th century."--Musée du quai Branly brochure.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 312-317) and index.
Contents Preface / Stéphane Martin -- Preface / Julían Zugazagoitia -- Introduction / Gaylord Torrence -- Change and survival on the Great Plains / Colin G. Calloway -- Artists of earth and sky / Arthur Amiotte -- Ancient peoples -- Life on the Great Plains, 1700-1820 -- Cultural florescence, 1820-1860 -- Death of the buffalo, 1860-1880 -- Islands of former ancestral homelands, 1880-1910 -- Lives coming together and apart, 1910-1965 -- Artistic revival in comtemporary life, 1965-2013 -- List of works exhibited.
Subject Musée du quai Branly -- Exhibitions.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art -- Exhibitions.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) -- Exhibitions.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.) (OCoLC)fst00538556
Musée du quai Branly. (OCoLC)fst00761393
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. (OCoLC)fst00580302
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Pictorial works -- Exhibitions.
Indian art -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Material culture -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Clothing -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Rites and ceremonies -- Exhibitions.
Indian art. (OCoLC)fst00969029
Indians of North America. (OCoLC)fst00969633
Indians of North America -- Clothing. (OCoLC)fst00969681
Indians of North America -- Material culture. (OCoLC)fst00969831
Indians of North America -- Rites and ceremonies. (OCoLC)fst00969895
Great Plains. (OCoLC)fst01240567
Genre Exhibition catalogs. (OCoLC)fst01424028
Exhibition, pictorial works. (OCoLC)fst01424187
Addl. Author Musée du quai Branly.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 9782370740021 (Editions Skira)
2370740027 (Editions Skira)
9782357440791 (Musée du quai Branly)
2357440791 (Musée du quai Branly)
9780847844586 (Skira Rizzoli) :
0847844587 (Skira Rizzoli)

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