Four (4) Native American Pottery books. 1st item: Multi Signed, The Living Tradition of Maria Martinez, 1st Edition, by Susan Peterson, 1977. Published by Kodansha International, Tokyo, New York, San Francisco. Quarto, 300 pages appendix, bibliography, index-glossary, lithographic, and chromolithographic illustrations, hardbound in brown cloth with black lettering to spine, grey end papers, Fenn galleries ltd., Santa Fe, NM label, inside front cover, includes dust jacket. Multiple signatures including Susan Peterson, the author, Maria Martinez who signs it as Maria Poveka, Maria's son Adam Martinez, her daughter-in-law Santana Martinez, her granddaughter Anita Martinez, her great granddaughter Barbara Gonzales, and her other great granddaughter Evelyn Garcia, to front end paper. 12 1/8" H x 9 1/4" W x 1 3/8" D. 2nd item: American Indian Art Series Southern Pueblo Pottery 2,000 Artist Biographies c. 1800-present, Vol. IV, by Gregory Schaaf, Ph.D., with assistance by Angie Yan Schaaf, 2002. Octavo, 342 pages including bibliography, lithographic, and chromolithographic illustrations, hardbound in tan cloth with gilt red lettering to covers and spine, orange end papers, includes dust jacket with retail price sticker. 11 1/2" H x 8 7/8" W x 1 1/4" D. 3rd item: Fourteen Families in Pueblo Pottery by Rick Dillingham, 2002. Published by the University of New Mexico Press, Albuquerque. Octavo paperback, 289 pages with chromolithographic illustrations, softcover, bound in stiff multicolor pictorial wrappers, black end papers, retail price sticker, bottom right of back cover. 10 1/8" H x 10 1/4" W x 1" D. 4th item: Pottery by American Indian Women: The Legacy of Generations, The National Museum of Women in the Arts exhibition catalog, 1997. Published by Abbeville Press, New York, London, Paris. Octavo, 224 pages including bibliography, index, lithographic, and chromolithographic illustrations, hardbound in brown cloth with gilt lettering to spine, burgundy end papers, includes dust jacket with retail price sticker. 11 1/4" H x 11 3/8" x 1 1/4" D. Provenance: The Estate of Larry Casey, Jackson, Tennessee. CONDITION: 1st item: Dust jacket with shelf wear, tears, creases. Acid burn to covers, corners slightly bumped. Pages with some wear, light toning, stains, some pages becoming separated from binding. Signatures in overall good condition with slight ink smudge to Peterson's signature with transfer of ink to front cover. 2nd item: Dust jacket with shelf wear, scuffs, loss, retail price sticker, to back of dust jacket. Covers with stains, scuffs. Pages in overall good condition with light toning, binding separated from spine. 3rd item: Covers with shelf wear, retail sticker, price sticker, bottom right of back cover, corners bumped. Pages in overall very good condition. 4th item: Dust jacket with light shelf wear, few foxing spots, stains to interior. Covers and pages in overall very good condition.
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