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Title First American art : the Charles and Valerie Diker collection of American Indian art / edited by Bruce Bernstein, Gerald McMaster ; essays by Bruce Bernstein ... [et al.] ; captions by Kathleen Ash-Milby.

Imprint Washington, D.C. : National Museum of the American Indian ; Seattle : In Association with University of Washington Press, c2004.

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 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    704.0397 FIR    Available
Description 263 p. : ill. ; 32 cm.
Note "Published in conjunction with the exhibition First American art: The Charles and Valerie Diker collection of American Indian Art, on view at the Smithsonian's National Museum of the American Indian, George Gustav Heye Center, Alexander Hamilton U.S. Custom House, New York City, 24 April 2004-31 October 2005"--Prelim.
Includes index.
Contents Artful vision / W. Richard West -- First American art / Bruce Bernstein and Gerald McMaster -- Collecting native American art in the twenty-first century / Margaret Dubin -- The spiritual import of native American aesthetics / Donald Kuspit -- The aesthetic in American Indian art / Bruce Bernstein and Gerald McMaster.
Subject Diker, Charles -- Ethnological collections -- Exhibitions.
Diker, Valerie -- Ethnological collections -- Exhibitions.
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center -- Exhibitions.
Indian art -- North America -- Exhibitions
Indians of North America -- Material culture -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Antiquities -- Collectors and collecting -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Bernstein, Bruce.
McMaster, Gerald, 1953-
Ash-Milby, Kathleen E.
National Museum of the American Indian (U.S.). George Gustav Heye Center.
Alexander Hamilton United States Custom House (New York, N.Y.)
ISBN 0295984031 (hardcover : alk. paper)
0971916322 (softcover : alk. paper)

 
    
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