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Penney, David W.

Overview
Works: 36 works in 122 publications in 4 languages and 6,828 library holdings
Genres: Catalogs  Exhibition catalogs  Pictorial works  Art  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Editor, Contributor
Classifications: E98.A7, 704.0397
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Most widely held works by David W Penney
North American Indian art by David W Penney ( Book )
7 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A illustrated introduction to the history of Native American art, distinguished by its broad coverage and nuanced discussion." "This narrative draws upon Native American history, the testimonies of oral tradition and the latest research in North American archaeology." "Strong focus on the individual artists, their roles in society, their communities, and on the cultural and social contexts of the objects they created."--Jacket
Art of the American Indian frontier : the Chandler-Pohrt Collection by David W Penney ( Book )
17 editions published between 1992 and 1997 in English and held by 1,161 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrates the many objects in the collection. Includes memoirs, essay and text
Native American art by David W Penney ( Book )
20 editions published between 1994 and 1997 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Native American arts and crafts are enjoying renewed appreciation and increasing recognition as a vital part of America's cultural heritage. This volume, a magnificent collection of full-color photographs and incisive commentary, presents the richness and celebrates the diversity of this centuries-old tradition and places it within a larger historical and social context. The artistic tradition explored in this book emerged as the snows of the last Ice Age melted, nearly 20,000 years ago. Native American Art displays the astonishing array of both utilitarian and ceremonial objects produced by America's earliest peoples. Native American Art features works from every part of the United States, executed in many different media. Lively descriptions identify elements that characterize the works of each historic period, geographic region, and culture, as well as reveal ideas about art, imagery, and spiritualism embodied in these works
Ancient art of the American Woodland Indians by David S Brose ( Book )
11 editions published in 1985 in English and held by 1,017 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
African masterworks in the Detroit Institute of Arts by Detroit Institute of Arts ( Book )
5 editions published between 1995 and 1996 in English and held by 462 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Native arts of North America by David W Penney ( Book )
9 editions published between 1998 and 2003 in English and held by 347 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Great Lakes Indian art ( Book )
4 editions published in 1989 in English and held by 259 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient art of the American Woodland Indians ( Book )
2 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Before and after the Horizon : Anishinaabe Artists of the Great Lakes ( Book )
2 editions published in 2013 in English and held by 157 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"Illustrated with 70 color images of visually powerful historical and contemporary works, this book--which accompanies an exhibition of the same title opening in August 2013 at the National Museum of the American Indian in New York--reveals how Anishinaabe (also known in the United States as Ojibwe or Chippewa) artists have expressed the deeply rooted spiritual and social dimensions of their relations with the Great Lakes region"--
Art of the American Indian frontier : a portfolio by Detroit Institute of Arts ( Book )
1 edition published in 1995 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A package of twenty-four full-color plates depicting beautiful native North American clothing, jewelry, religious items, and other artwork made between 1780 and 1920 is complemented by an informative booklet by a curator at the Detroit Institute of Arts
Images of identity : American Indians in photographs by David W Penney ( Book )
5 editions published in 1994 in English and held by 74 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Art des Indiens d'Amérique du Nord by David W Penney ( Book )
3 editions published between 1996 and 1998 in French and held by 64 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Une invitation à découvrir un millénaire de traditions indiennes à travers des genres très variés : archéologie, costumes, tissage, poterie, vannerie, peinture et sculpture. Les oeuvres sont resituées dans leur contexte de création à travers tout le territoire américain. La portée spirituelle et symbolique des oeuvres est expliquée
Watchmaking by George Daniels ( Book )
2 editions published between 1999 and 2011 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indianische Kunst Nordamerikas by David W Penney ( Book )
5 editions published in 1996 in German and Undetermined and held by 31 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American Indian : art & culture between myth & reality by David W Penney ( Book )
4 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Forest, prairie, and plains : Native American art from the Chandler/Pohrt collection ( Book )
2 editions published in 1983 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Indianen : kunst & cultuur tussen mythe & realiteit by David W Penney ( Book )
2 editions published in 2012 in Dutch and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selectie van kunstvoorwerpen van de Noord-Amerikaanse indianen, waarin hun tradities en identiteit tot uitdrukking komen
Art of the Indian Frontier : the Chandler-Pohrt collection by David W Penney ( Book )
1 edition published in 1992 in English and held by 10 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Hopewell art by David W Penney ( )
2 editions published between 1989 and 1990 in English and held by 6 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The art of the Pacific Islands : notes on selected objects in the exhibition ( Book )
2 editions published in 1979 in English and held by 5 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Penney, David
Penney, David (David W.)
Languages
English (95)
German (4)
French (3)
Dutch (2)
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