A group of Native American Art books

20th Century
A group of eleven books, including: "The North American Indians," by Rose A. Palmer; "Indian Basketry," by George Wharton James; "Handbook of the Indians of California," by A.L. Kroeber; "Study of the Mortuary Customs of the North American Indians," by Dr. H. C. Yarrow; Forty-First Annual Report of the Bureau of American Ethnology, 1919-1924," ; "Illustrated History of Indian Baskets and Plates," by Leo K. Brown; Four copies of the "The Basket," Journal of the Basket Fraternity of Lovers of Indian Baskets and other Good Things, Vol II, Nos. 1-4; and a copy of: "Indian Basket Weaving" by The Navajo School of Indian Basketry, in original slipcover, with additional envelope of plates and diagrams of various basket designs

11 pieces

  • Provenance: The James M. Cole Collection, Visalia, CA
  • Condition: Each in overall good condition with typical signs of shelf wear and wear from handling commensurate with age. Various issues include, but are not limited to: various cloth bindings with darkening/soiling from being handled, scattered wear/fraying to headbands and tails, some with cracked hinge, and some variously inscribed in pencil and ink to front endpapers.

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