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New Book Showcases the Acclaimed Eric S. Dobkin Collection of Native Pottery

Jul 31, 2017

SAR honorary director, Eric S. Dobkin, will be in Santa Fe to launch the new book written by Charles S. King, Spoken Through Clay: Native Pottery of the Southwest (2017, Museum of New Mexico Press). Book signings will take place at the Antique American Indian Art Show on Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at 6 pm by author Charles S. King and on Wednesday, August 16, 2017, at 1 p.m. by collector Eric S. Dobkin at El Museo Cultural de Santa Fe. The new book by Charles S. King showcases nearly three hundred pottery vessels from the Eric S. Dobkin collection, covering a wide range of contemporary Native artists and important historic pieces. SAR members who show their membership cards will be admitted to the American Indian Art Show at no charge on Wednesday only. There will also be a private book signing at SAR with the authors and featured artists in the book.

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Spoken Through Clay, Native Pottery of the Southwest
The Eric S. Dobkin Collection
Charles S. King

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