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History & Criticism
  • Author:
    Robert Shaw
  • ISBN:
    0883639521
  • ISBN13:
    978-0883639528
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  • Publisher:
    Levin Associates; First Edition edition (October 1993)
  • Pages:
    312 pages
  • Subcategory:
    History & Criticism
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    4.4
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America's Traditional Crafts Hardcover – October, 1993.

America's Traditional Crafts Hardcover – October, 1993. by. Robert Shaw (Author). Find all the books, read about the author, and more. In his engaging text, Shaw, curator at the Shelburne Museum in Vermont, provides valuable historical perspective by showing, for example, how craft co-operatives during the Depression revived and modified 19th-century rug-making techniques, or how African Americans and Native Americans adapted the European-American tradition of hand-carved walking sticks, adding features derived from their own iconographic customs.

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This astonishing survey of American crafts from the early 1800s to the present reveals that craft objects often achieve fine-art levels of beauty, sophistication and originality.

America's Traditional Craft (Hardcover) by Robert Shaw (Author) Product Details Hardcover Publisher: Ramboro Books PLC (June 16, 1997) . This astonishing survey of American crafts from the early 1800s to the present reveals that craft objects often achieve fine-art levels of beauty, sophistication and originality. The focus is on functional objects, including intricate works in wrought iron, shorebird decoys, furniture, musical instruments, pantry boxes, rugs, stoneware, scrimshaw, leatherwork, Shaker tools and baskets, Amish quilts and Native American moccasins, dresses and quillwork.

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Hundreds of photographs show baskets, quilts, woodwork, decoys, pottery, metalwork, musical instruments, and furniture made by American craftsmen and craftswomen.

Select Format: Hardcover. Hundreds of photographs show baskets, quilts, woodwork, decoys, pottery, metalwork, musical instruments, and furniture made by American craftsmen and craftswomen. ISBN13:9780883636930.

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Americans have always worked with their hands. This cultural attribute is vividly and graphically presented in this generously illustrated volume which describes age-old methods and techniques and identifiesthe historical, cultural, technological, and personal factors which influenced the artifacts of many generations and many different traditions

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Love this book! Great large format photography. Covers a wide variety of American craft masterpieces including American Indian art, which is my favorite. Highly recommended!