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The Nature of Basketry


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The Nature of Basketry - Rossbach, Ed
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Using examples from all over the world, the author discusses informally his response to baskets and his ideas about them, and shows hundreds of photographs to illustrate his text. A child's Easter basket is valued as highly as the most refined basket from China. A folded leaf is as remarkable as a prized feather basket of the Pomos. The great panorama of basketmaking is presented with all its trappings of beads, feathers, bells, and strips of rags and leather. Straw, bark, tinfoil and plastic take their places alongside ...

The Nature of Basketry 1997, Schiffer Publishing

ISBN-13: 9780887400599

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