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Author Name    Kihn, W. Langdon

Title   Exhibition Portraits of American Indians, Together with important examples of ancient and modern pottery, blankets, jewelry, bead and leather work made by the Pueblo and Blackfeet tribes

Binding   Pamphlet

Book Condition   Very Good

Edition   First Edition

Size   8vo - over 7" - 9" tall

Publisher   New York, NY The Anderson Galleries 1922

Illustrator   Kihn, W. Langdon

Seller ID   007754

A catalogue of an exhibition of March 20 to April 2, 1922, published under the auspices of the Art Museum of Santa Fe, New Mexico. Not ex library. 9.25 x 7 inches. A string-bound pamphlet of handmade [?] beige paper wrappers, and with yapped edges. The plain wrappers with black, red and yellow geometric design and with black lettering. Wrappers appear very lightly age-toned but are unsoiled. With full-page, color frontispiece, unnumbered pages documenting 88 objects in the exhibition, 8 full-page, B&W plates, and numerous line drawings. An impressively clean copy, inside and out. A Very Good copy. Also included are four copies of a broadside, all in very good condition, Remarkable Portraits of the Blackfeet Indians of Montana, and of the Pueblo Indians of New Mexico - Men, Women and Children, -- by an American who has lived among them. Each broadside consists of a biography of Kihn and various press notices about his work. Kihn {1898-1957] was a portrait painter and book illustrator specializing in portraits of American Indians.

Price = 50.00 USD


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