A lavishly illustrated volume features American folk paintings and structures that encompass scrimshaw, calligraphy, carved furniture, gravestone art, weathervanes, nautical art, chalkware figures, and ceramic statuary.
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Presenting concise overviews of artists and movements that are uniquely American, these volumes distill the essence of their subjects with authoritative texts and lavish illustrations.
Since the time of the earliest settlers, Americans have been expressing their individuality through the embellishment of everyday objects. Such classics as whirligigs, ship models, and carousel animals fill these pages.
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Book Description Smithmark Pub, 1995. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110831780983
Book Description Smithmark Pub. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0831780983 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW7.2042800