Encyclopedia of American Folk Art

Encyclopedia of American Folk Art

by Gerard C. Wertkin

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781135956141
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 08/02/2004
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 704
File size: 38 MB
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About the Author

Dr. Gerard C. Wertkin is Director of the American Folk Art Museum in New York. He is the Co-author of Light of the Spirit: Portraits of Southern Outsider Artists and The Jewish Heritage in American Folk Art.

Table of Contents

Contents include: Artist Schools
* Basketry
* Beadwork
* Ceramics
* Ethnic and Religious Traditions of Folk Art
* Flasks
* Museums and Other Institutions Holding Collections of Folk Art
* Painted Furniture and Other Artifacts
* Profiles of Painters, Sculptors, Carvers, and Lithographs with Details of Their Principal Works and Where They Can Be Seen
* Quilts
* Rugs
* Shop Signs
* Stoneware
* Tavern
* Toys
* Weathervanes * and many more.

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