IN SEARCH OF NAMPEYO, Steve Elmore- 2015


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One of 2,000 printed, complete with VERY GOOD DJ and firmly bound in FINE condition with clean, bright interior and vibrant illustrations. BUY WITH CONFIDENCE! Please see description for more details. AS IS.

In Search of Nampeyo: The Early Years 1875-1892 
An art history book of the Thomas Keam Hopi Pottery Collection

by Steve Elmore

One of 2,000 printed in softcover. From the DJ: "'The Picasso of the Southwest,' one collector calls Nampeyo (1856-1942), the great Hopi potter who created the Sikyatki Revival art movement in the late 19th century in Northern Arizona. This book examines Nampeyo's roots as a traditional potter and her early artistic development as seen in the collection of the British trader Thomas Keam." Includes over 150 photographs and illustrations. 217 pages. 8.5" by 11". 

Published by Spirit Bird Press. Santa Fe, New Mexico. 2015. 

Paperback is overall in FINE condition, with a VERY GOOD DJ.

  • ISBN: 9780986285424
  • Illustrated wraps are in excellent condition. 
  • Corners are sharp. 
  • Spine is square with lettering and design detail. 
  • Binding is tight. 
  • Frontispiece is clean and fully intact. 
  • Interior is clean and bright with vibrant type and illustrations. 
  • Inside pages are free of writing and intentional marks.
  • DJ is in VERY GOOD condition with edgewear, most prominent along front top, and including tears at head of spine/shoulders. Also, has a 1"x1/4" scrape/scuff to front of DJ at foot edge. Please see photos. 
  • Book may exhibit additional minor signs of age or wear.
  • JS20170828

AS IS! Please see photos. More photos available upon request.

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Binding: Softcover Wraps
Original/Facsimile: Original
Special Attributes: Dust Jacket
Region: North America
Language: English
Country/Region of Manufacture: United States
Subject: Art & Photography
Topic: Fine Arts: Collections
Publisher: Spirit Bird Press
Place of Publication: Santa Fe New Mexico
Year Printed: 2015
Author: Steve Elmore
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