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Author Torrence, Gaylord.
Title The Plains Indians : artists of earth and sky / Gaylord Torrence.
Publication Info. Paris : Musée du quai Branly : Éditions Skira ; New York : Skira Rizzoli, [2014]
©2014
Open Library Cover
Location Call No. Status
 Stack 2 Oversize  970.6 T OVERSIZE    IN LIBRARY
Description 317 pages : illustrations (chiefly color), color maps, portraits ; 31 cm
Note Published in conjunction with the exhibition presented at the Musée du quai Branly in Paris from April 8 to July 20, 2014; at the Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art in Kansas City from September 19, 2014 to January 11, 2015; and at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York from March 3 to May 10, 2015.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-317) and index.
Contents Preface / Stéphane Martin -- Preface / Julían Zugazagoitia -- Introduction / Gaylord Torrence -- Change and survival on the Great Plains / Colin G. Calloway -- Artists of earth and sky / Arthur Amiotte -- Ancient peoples -- Life on the Great Plains, 1700-1820 -- Cultural florescence, 1820-1860 -- Death of the buffalo, 1860-1880 -- Islands of former ancestral homelands, 1880-1910 -- Lives coming together and apart, 1910-1965 -- Artistic revival in contemporary life, 1965-2013 -- List of works exhibited.
Subject Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indian art -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Material culture -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Clothing -- Great Plains -- Exhibitions.
Indians of North America -- Great Plains -- Rites and ceremonies -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Musée du quai Branly, host institution.
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, host institution.
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.), host institution.
Added Title Artists of earth and sky
ISBN 9782370740021 (Editions Skira)
2370740027 (Editions Skira)
9782357440791 (Musée du quai Branly)
2357440791 (Musée du quai Branly)
9780847844586 (Skira Rizzoli ; hardcover)
0847844587 (Skira Rizzoli ; hardcover)