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The Navajo Art of Sandpainting
Language: en
Pages: 63
Authors: Douglas Congdon-Martin
Categories: Design
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999 - Publisher: Schiffer Pub Limited

Sandpainting has its origin in the religious tradition and practice of the Navajo people. Over 400 sandpaintings, from the most traditional to the newest forms, are illustrated here in full color. The sandpaintings are organized by artist, making this an important reference for collectors.
The art of sand painting practiced by the American Navajo Indians
Language: en
Pages: 4
Authors: Douglas Congdon-Martin
Categories: Sandpainting
Type: BOOK - Published: - Publisher:

Books about The art of sand painting practiced by the American Navajo Indians
Navajo Sandpainting
Language: en
Pages: 251
Authors: Nancy J. Parezo
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1983 - Publisher:

Reprint of the U. of Arizona Press edition (1983) with a brief (1 p.) new preface. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Theorizing Imitation in the Visual Arts
Language: en
Pages: 240
Authors: Paul Duro
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-19 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

"Originally published as Volume 37, Issue 4 of Art History."
Sandpaintings of the Navajo Shooting Chant
Language: en
Pages: 87
Authors: Franc Johnson Newcomb, Gladys Amanda Reichard
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 1975-01-01 - Publisher: Courier Corporation

A classic of ethnology, reproducing in full color 35 sandpaintings from this important Navajo healing ceremony and analyzing their composition and artistic devices. The rites are described and explained and the symbolism and myth they express thoroughly explored.