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WITHDRAWN - Navajo War Ceremonial by Jeff King  

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Estimate:
$500 - $800

Title:
WITHDRAWN - Where the Two Came to Their Father: A Navajo War Ceremonial
Author:
King, Jeff
Place:
New York
Publisher:
Pantheon Books
Date:
[1943]
Description:

WITHDRAWN - 18 silkscreen plates, 24x18, loose in two-tone cloth portfolio, as issued. With accompanying wrapper-bound quarto text booklet. First Edition.

The first publication of the Bollingen Series. The images represent the various stages of a Navajo ceremony first performed for warriors preparing for raiding parties, but which later evolved into a rite for holistic health. The images are reproductions of sand paintings by Navajo singer Jeff King. With commentary by Joseph Campbell.

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Condition:
Some wear to box, dust stains and broken corner; book and prints near fine.
 
Item number:
299501
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