Nampeyo and Her Pottery

Kramer, Barbara

Published by Univ of New Mexico Pr, 1996
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Very Good In Off White Speckled Boards, Dj Very Good, Clean Tight Stated 1St Edition. "To Ma From Ben, Dec, 26Th 97" On Ffp. Midwest Book Review: Hopi-Tewa Potter Nampeyo Has Long Been Recognized For Her Works, But Little Has Been Written About Her Life. Interviews With Her Descendants And Consultations Of First Person Accounts Lend To A Biographical Sketch Which Constitutes The Only Full-Length, Reliable Coverage Of The Artist. Essential For Any Studying Hopi Pottery In General And Nampeyo In Particular. Bookseller Inventory #

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Synopsis: A biography of the famous Hopi potter whose work revitalized traditional pottery by integrating contemporary design into prehistoric ceramics. Nampeyo (1860-1942), although acknowledged as a preeminent artist, suffered the romantic myth making of outsiders because she spoke no English and lived acco

Review: "Nampeyo emerges here as representative of the enduring values and lifeways of a culture and as an icon of that culture's ability to sustain and renew itself in the face of historical, economic, and political change....Those interested in the nature of [her artistic] vision and its achievements will find a wealth of material here.

"A portrait that is vividly sensitive to the real life and artistry of Nampeyo.

"Essential for anyone studying Hopi pottery in general and Nampeyo in particular."

"A richly researched and gripping story . . . The warmth and attention to detail that makes the text so engaging is underpinned with scholar's tools a chapter on the 'Stylistic Analysis of the Vessels, ' a genealogy chart, outstanding maps and drawings by James Kramer. . . . Whether you're interest in Southwestern pottery is casual or more informed, Nampeyo and Her Pottery is a book to read for the pleasure of their company--Nampeyo and Barbara Kramer." --The New Mexican"A portrait that is vividly sensitive to the real life and artistry of Nampeyo." --Book News"Nampeyo emerges here as representative of the enduring values and lifeways of a culture and as an icon of that culture's ability to sustain and renew itself in the face of historical, economic, and political change. . . . Those interested in the nature of [her artistic] vision and its achievements will find a wealth of material here. . . . For general readers and scholars alike, the most powerful impression left by the book may well be that of Nampeyo herself--not so much as a personality whose inner life we experience, for written and oral records do not offer us that, but as a fixed yet ever-brightening star in a changing cultural universe." --Native Peoples"Essential for anyone studying Hopi pottery in general and Nampeyo in particular." --Midwest Book Review

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Title: Nampeyo and Her Pottery
Publisher: Univ of New Mexico Pr
Publication Date: 1996
Binding: Hardcover
Illustrator: Thomas Bewick
Book Condition: Very Good
Edition: Reprint

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