Isleta Paintings with The Artist of "Isleta Paintings" in Pueblo Society.
by Parsons, Elsie Clews and Esther S. Goldfrank.
Two volumes. xvi, 299pp, illus; vi, 227pp, illus. Parsons volume near fine in like dj, Goldfrank volume issued without dj, lightly rubbed, else near fine. In the late 1930's an anonymous informant from Isleta provided Parsons with over 100 watercolors of Pueblo ceremony and life shown here in full page reproductions with commentary. Following the informant's death, Goldfrank revealed his name and reproduced his lengthy correspondence with Parsons in the second volume here. An inside look at Pueblo life that could not be duplicated today.
Book Id: 15768