The responsive eye : Ralph T. Coe and the collecting of American Indian art

Coe, Ralph T
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  • Creator Ralph T. Coe ; foreword by Eugene Victor Thaw ; with contributions by J.C.H. King, Judith Ostrowitz
  • Format Books
  • Contributors
  • Publication New York : Metropolitan Museum of Art; New Haven : Yale University Press [distributor], [2003] ©2003
  • Physical Details
    • xi, 328 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 29 cm
  • ISBNs 9780300101874, 0300101872, 9781588390851, 1588390853, 9781588390868, 1588390861
  • OCLC ocm52539900

Notes

  • Catalog of an exhibition at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York, Sept. 9-Dec. 14, 2003.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 312-321) and index.

Contents

  • Director's foreword / Phillippe de Montebello -- Foreword / Eugene Victor Thaw -- Re-education of an art collector: from Aesthetics to culture / Ralph T. Coe -- Marginality and intelligence in the collecting of native American art / J.C.H. King -- Full of blood, thunder and springy abandom": history, text, and the appreciation of Native American art / Judith Ostrowitz -- Map: Major cultural areas of North America -- CATALOGUE / Ralph T. Coe
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