Art of a Vanished Race: The Mimbres Classic Black-On-White 1990

Art of a Vanished Race: The Mimbres Classic Black-On-White 1990

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Art of a Vanished Race: The Mimbres Classic Black-On-White. By Victor Michael Giammattei and Nanci Greer Reichert, Drawings rendered by Darcy Paige, High Lonesome Books, 1990.

 

Native American - Art

ISBN: 0944383106

 

Presents 40 full-page plates reproducing Mimbres black-on-white pottery designs, with discussion of possibly symbolism and an historical introduction.

 

The Mimbres region includes southwestern New Mexico and adjacent areas in Arizona and northern Mexico. The name Mimbres— Spanish for “little willow”—is   also the name of the river running through the center of the region.

 

Secure binding with clean pages and a lightly rubbed cover. Small corner creases to the cover, a crease to the first few page corners and a micro bottom corner tip page crease. Unpaginated. Illustrated. Softcover book.