Tlingit Art

Tlingit Art

Totem Poles & Art of the Alaskan Indians

Book - 2003
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The Tlingit Indians of the Northwest Coast carved interior house posts, portal entrances and free standing totem poles with crests of animals, sea creatures, birds, and legendary and human figures, successfully combining symbolism and realism. This book examines the social and artistic relevance of the Tlingit carvings and relates many of the fascinating North American Indian legends upon which some of the carvings are based.
Publisher: Surrey, B.C. : Hancock House, c2003
ISBN: 9780888395092
0888395094
Branch Call Number: 730 BOL
Characteristics: 208 p. : ill. (some col.), maps ; 28 cm
Additional Contributors: Williams, Gloria C. 1969-

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