Pipes That Won't Smoke, Coal That Won't Burn : Haida Sculpture in Argillite

Sheehan, Carol. Pipes That Won't Smoke, Coal That Won't Burn : Haida Sculpture in Argillite. Calgary, Alta: Glenbow Museum, 1981.

On-site consultation

Abstract (English)

Sheehan considers the Haida argillite sculptures as historical documents testifying to the Northwest Coast people's culture, beliefs and experience of colonization. Includes historical sketches of the community, of the arrival of whites in the region as well as descriptions of Haida imagery and the properties of argillite. Bibl. 3 p.

Types: Catalogues > Exhibition catalogues
All Contributors: Sheehan, Carol (Curator); Sheehan, Carol (Author); Cameron, Duncan F. (Prefacer)
Dossier: 352 - GLENBOW MUSEUM (Calgary)
Collation: 214 p. : 294 ill. (8 col.) ; 30 x 23 cm
ISBN: 0919224202
Language of Publication: English
Publishers: Calgary, Alta: Glenbow Museum
Artists: Russ, Ronald; Collinson, Stephen R.; Davidson, Reg; Yeltatzie, George; Reid, Bill; Davidson, Claude
Critics / Curators / Historians: Sheehan, Carol
Art Organizations: Glenbow Museum (Calgary)
Event Statement: Exhibition probably held in 1981, Glenbow Museum (Calgary).
Keywords: ARGILLITE SCULPTURE; HAIDA; ROBSON, JOHN; PRICE, TOM; EDENSHAW, CHARLIE; CROSS, JOHN; BROWN, ANDREW; COLLISON, LOUIS; DAVIDSON, ROBERT Sr.; MOODY, RUFUS; WHITE, HENRY; DIXON, PAT; DAVIS, FRED; DIXON, DENNY; MOODY, ARTHUR; WILSON, RON; YELTATZIE, GEORGE; HUTCHINGSON, MERVIN "DING"; DAVIDSON, ROBERT Jr.; RUSS, ED; LIGHTBOWN, GREG; ATKINS, RICHARD; McGUIRE, PAT; YEOMANS, DON; COLLISON, ALFRED
Deposited by: e-Artexte administrator
Date Deposited: 20 Sep 1993
Last Modified: 25 Oct 2012 13:39
URI: http://e-artexte.ca/id/eprint/5421
Edit this item (login required):
View Item