Native North American Art at the Metropolitan Museum of Art

Prepared Fall 2008 by Judith Ostrowitz
Basic Sources

General
Berlo, Janet, C. and Ruth P. Phillips
1998. Native North American Art. Oxford University Press.

Northwest Coast
Jonaitis, Aldona
2006. Art of the Northwest Coast. University of Washington Press.

Jonaitis, Aldona, Ed.
1991. Chiefly Feasts: The Enduring Kwakiutl Potlatch. University of Washington Press.

Plains Clothing
Hail, Barbara.
1983. Hau Kola! The Plains Indian Collection of the Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology. Haffenreffer Museum of Anthropology.

Plains Indian Drawing/Sketchbook
Berlo, Janet C.
1996. Plains Indian Drawings, 1865-1935: Pages from a Visual History. Abrams.

Northeast Souvenir Art
Phillips, Ruth P.
1999. Trading Identities: The Souvenir in Native North American Art from the Northeast, 1700-1900. University of Washington Press.

Yupik Masking
Fienup-Riordan, Ann.
1996. Agayuliyaraput: Our Way of Making Prayer. University of Washington Press.

Mississippian Archaeology
Reilly, F. Kent and James F. Garber, Eds.
2007. Ancient Objects and Sacred Realms: Interpretation of Mississippian Iconography. University of Texas Press.

Objects on View at the Met
Coe, Ralph T., et. al.
2003. The Responsive Eye: Ralph T. Coe and the Collecting of American Indian Art. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

Wardwell, Allen
1999. Native Paths: American Indian Art from the Collection of Charles and Valerie Diker. Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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