The Dr. Samuel R. Poliakoff Collection of Western Art

at the Abbeville County Library System, Abbeville, SC

Jim Abieta
Jim Abieta
Jim Abieta
Jim Abieta
Nathan Begay
Nathan Begay
Rena Billie
Rena Billie
Louise Goodman
Martha Gordon
Mary Kee
Charles Lee
Lucy Leuppe McKelvy
Cecelia Nelson
Ida Sahme
Jennie Thomas
Tony Tso
Faye Tso
Sue Williams
Lola Yazzie
Sally Yazzie
Storm Pattern Tapestry Weaving (#129)

The storm pattern is beloved of weavers throughout the vast Navajo reservation. Part adaptation of Persian carpet and part Pueblo sacred iconography, weavers for the past century have used and shaped the design to be distinctively and undeniably Navajo.


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