Towards an Art History of Northwest Coast First Nations: A Review Essay of Recent Literature


  • Ira Jacknis



  • Northwest Coast Indian Painting: House Fronts and Interior Screens by Edward Malin
  • The Transforming Image: Painted Arts of Northwest Coast First Nations by Bill McLennan, Karen Duffek
  • Souvenirs of the Fur Trade: Northwest Coast Indian Art and Artifacts Collected by American Mariners, 1788-1844 by Mary Malloy
  • Spirits of the Water: Native Art Collected on Expeditions to Alaska and British Columbia, 1774-1910 by Steven C. Brown
  • Susan Point: Coast Salish Artist by Gary Wyatt