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Since the time of the earliest settlers, Americans have been expressing their individuality through the embellishment of everyday objects. From furniture and kitchen utensils to weathervances and shop signs, folk art has come to be synonymous with the art of inclusion. Such classics as whirligigs, ship models, and carousel animals fill these pages, as well as toys, scrimshaw, pottery, and quilts. Illustrated with over 150 full-color photographs, this celebration of American craftsmanship and decorative style is a must for any collector.

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ISBN:
9781597643085
Author:
Ketchum, William C., Jr.
Publisher:
New Line Books
Subject:
American - General
Subject:
Folk & Outsider Art
Subject:
History - Prehistoric & Primitive
Subject:
Art-History and Criticism
Publication Date:
20090131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Pages:
144
Dimensions:
12.76x9.24x.52 in. 1.76 lbs.

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Product details 144 pages New Line Books - English 9781597643085 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , Since the time of the earliest settlers, Americans have been expressing their individuality through the embellishment of everyday objects. From furniture and kitchen utensils to weathervances and shop signs, folk art has come to be synonymous with the art of inclusion. Such classics as whirligigs, ship models, and carousel animals fill these pages, as well as toys, scrimshaw, pottery, and quilts. Illustrated with over 150 full-color photographs, this celebration of American craftsmanship and decorative style is a must for any collector.
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