WorldCat Identities

Holm, Bill 1925-

Overview
Works: 51 works in 178 publications in 1 language and 6,981 library holdings
Genres: Exhibition catalogs  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Games  Drama  Silent films  Ethnographic films 
Roles: Author, Film editor, Editor, Author of introduction, Speaker, Narrator, Illustrator
Classifications: E78.N78, 709.01109795
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works by Bill Holm
Northwest coast Indian art : an analysis of form by Bill Holm( Book )

40 editions published between 1965 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,639 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Historical background -- Symbolism and realism -- Uses of two-dimensional art -- Elements of the art -- Principles of form and organization -- Conclusions
Indian art of the Northwest Coast : a dialogue on craftsmanship and aesthetics by Bill Holm( Book )

18 editions published between 1965 and 1978 in English and held by 727 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Spirit and ancestor : a century of Northwest Coast Indian art at the Burke Museum by Thomas Burke Memorial Washington State Museum( Book )

10 editions published between 1987 and 1989 in English and held by 675 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Crooked beak of heaven; masks and other ceremonial art of the Northwest coast by University of Washington( Book )

11 editions published between 1972 and 1978 in English and held by 659 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Edward S. Curtis in the land of the war canoes : a pioneer cinematographer in the Pacific Northwest by Bill Holm( Book )

5 editions published in 1980 in English and Undetermined and held by 612 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Sun dogs & eagle down : the Indian paintings of Bill Holm by Steven C Brown( Book )

4 editions published in 2000 in English and held by 493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This book makes available for the first time forty-nine full color reproductions of Bill Holm's paintings of traditional Indian scenes
The box of daylight : Northwest Coast Indian art by Bill Holm( Book )

6 editions published between 1983 and 1984 in English and held by 492 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Catalogue produced to accompany exhibition held at Seattle Art Museum, Sept. 15, 1983-Jan. 8, 1984. Contains over 200 examples of the art of the Salish, West Coast, Kwakiutl, Bella Coola, Northern Wakashan, Tsimshian, Haida and Tlingit Indians
Smoky-Top, the art and times of Willie Seaweed by Bill Holm( Book )

6 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 391 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the land of the war canoes a drama of Kwakiutl Indian life on the Northwest Coast by Edward S Curtis( Visual )

15 editions published between 1914 and 2000 in English and held by 353 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Presents a reenactment of a tribal story of love and revenge among the Kwakiutl Indians on the northwest coast of America as filmed in the summer of 1914 at Kwakiutl villages on Vancouver Island, Canada, by Edward S. Curtis who spent three years with the Kwakiutl to meticulously recreate their way of life before the white man came. In addition to magnificent painted war canoes, the film features native costumes, dancing and rituals -- including a powerful scene of vision quest. Edited and restored with the addition of an authentic sound track of music and chants recorded by the Kwakiutls in 1972
Soft gold : the fur trade & cultural exchange on the northwest coast of America by Bill Holm( Book )

4 editions published in 1982 in English and held by 321 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Annotated catalogue to accompany an exhibition of early northwest coast Indian artifacts from the collections of the Peabody Museum of Archaeology and Ethnology at Harvard University and art and maps from various museums and private collections depicting the fur trade, along the northwest coast of America
Native American bows by T. M Hamilton( Book )

3 editions published between 1982 and 1989 in English and held by 199 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Soft gold : the fur trade & cultural exchange on the Northwest coast of America by Thomas Vaughan( Book )

5 editions published between 1982 and 1990 in English and held by 147 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Faces of Christmas past by Bill Holm( Book )

2 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 53 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the land of the head hunters( Visual )

2 editions published in 2014 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In the land of the war canoe: a remake of In the land of the head hunters which uses the original footage but is abridged, and includes a restructured story and a soundtrack
North Pacific lands & waters : a further Six sections by Gary Snyder( Book )

1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 44 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Playing Haydn for the angel of death by Bill Holm( Book )

1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 20 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Dialogue on form and freedom: Northwest Coast Indian Art by Bill Holm( Book )

4 editions published in 1975 in English and Undetermined and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Neumann's Bar( Book )

1 edition published in 1977 in English and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Kwakiutl string figures by I︠U︡. P Averkieva( Book )

3 editions published between 1967 and 1992 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Represents the most comprehensive Native American string collection ever assembled from a single tribe. It contains 102 string figures and 10 string tricks collected among the Kwakiutl Indians of British Columbia, by a Soviet scholar
A wooling mantle neatly wrought : the early historic record of Northwest Coast pattern-twined textiles, 1774-1850 by Bill Holm( )

1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Documents the evidence suggesting that the Chilkat blanket is a late 19th century development, with antecedents well established on several parts of the Northwest Coast at the time of the first European contact
 
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Alternative Names
Bill Holm

Bill Holm American art historian

Bill Holm amerikanischer Kunsthistoriker

Holm Oscar William

Holm, Oscar William 1925-

Languages
English (144)

Covers
Sun dogs & eagle down : the Indian paintings of Bill HolmSoft gold : the fur trade & cultural exchange on the Northwest coast of AmericaFaces of Christmas past