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Elegant Vessels: A Century of Southwest Silver Boxes


“Elegant Vessels: A century of southwest silver boxes” shares the most innovative and comprehensive collection of 171 Native-made silver boxes, from early works dating from c.1914 through commissioned works made in 2022.

Elegantly photographed on crisp backgrounds and fluidly grained wood tabletops from the studio of George and Mira Nakashima, “Elegant Vessels” documents this important collection, providing a historical introduction to silver boxes and curated details. Featured works are from artist’s once known, matriarchs of silversmithing, to some of today’s top artists.

© 2022 by Four Winds Gallery, Pittsburgh

Published to coincide with the exhibition Elegant Vessels: A Century of southwest silver boxes, organized by the Heard Museum, and presented Fall 2022.
Hardcover, 152 pages. 12 1/4″ x 9 3/4″ x 3/4″

Learn more about the Elegant Vessels: A Century of Southwest Silver Boxes collection and exhibition here.