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1 AMSDEN, Charles Avery  NAVAHO WEAVING ITS TECHNIC AND HISTORY
Santa Ana, California  The Fine Arts Press in cooperation with The Southwest Museum  1934  Hardcover  
Small quarto in color Navaho weaving pattern buckram with black lettering. Endpaper maps from the Navaho lands. Contemporary bookplate and inscription on front paste-down. Foreword by F. W. Hodge. Numerous figures and 123 illustrations, often from photos, some in color, of patterns, weavers, looms, woven textiles, &c. &c. including 24 x 18" folding color frontis of a Saxony yarn serape tipped in after the contents. Spine slightly sunned, otherwise an excellent copy of this in-depth study, one of the first to attempt to document the technical and historical aspects of Navaho weaving including loom development, native dyes, weaving styles, &c. &c.  
Price: 145.00 USD
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