One Hundred Years of Navajo Rugs Marian E. Rodee
One Hundred Years of Navajo Rugs. Marian E. Rodee, University of New Mexico Press, 1995.
Designed for the general reader, museum goer, or collector, it offers a guide to identifying and dating rugs by means of weaving materials. This book includes a greatly expanded section of colour plates in addition to sixty-four black-and-white photographs. Rodee also provides historical background on the great Navajo weavers and especially on the traders who bought rugs from the Navajo. Also a map of the Navajo Nation showing the location of trading posts and outlet stores. For anyone who enjoys looking at Navajo rugs, and especially for those considering buying them, this book is an indispensable and informative guide.
Nice condition with mild cover wear and light wear at half title gutter.