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America"s folk art

treasures of American folk arts and crafts in distinguished museums and collections.

by Robert L. Polley

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Published by Putnam in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Folk art -- United States -- History,
    • Decorative arts -- United States -- History

    • Edition Notes

      StatementGeneral editor: Robert L. Polley. Introd. by James A. H. Conrad.
      ContributionsPolley, Robert L., ed.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsNK805 .A65
      The Physical Object
      Pagination189 p.
      Number of Pages189
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5622218M
      LC Control Number68031615

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[Augusto Panyella; Francesc Catalá Roca;] -- This volume examines folk art in North and South America, including sections for Canada, the United States, Mexico, Antilles, Guatemala, Honduras, El Salvador, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panama.

The Folk Art Society of America, founded inis a nonprofit organization that advocates the documentation, preservation and exhibition of folk art, folk artists and folk art environments, with an emphasis on the contemporary.

American Folk Art Museum, gift of Howard and Jean Lipman in honor of Robert Bishop, American Folk Art Museum director (–), Photo by John Parnell The distinctive patterning on this blanket chest identifies it with a group of similar pieces of case furniture made in the vicinity of South Shaftsbury, Vermont.

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With more t objects in our care, curators in the Art of the Americas department are committed to presenting many creative voices, some previously underrepresented at the MFA, including women artists, artists of color, self-taught or folk artists, Native American artists, and artists from Latin America.

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