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Makers and Markets: The Wright Collection of Twentieth-Century Native American Art

 Author: Drooker Penelope B.  Category: book  Publisher: Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology Harvard University  Published: 1998

The extent and significance of an iconic collection of pre-1990s southwestern crafts including an impressive range of exemplary textiles basketry pottery jewelry and more. Discusses market factors and the rise of both tourist art and fine art. Describes and illustrates an important collection of Southwestern Native American crafts and artwork amassed during the 1960s-1980s providing context about the makers and the development of markets and marketing for their work. Major portions of the collection include Pueblo ceramics Navajo and Hopi textiles Navajo Hopi and Zuni jewelry and baskets from forty different Native American groups.
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