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American Folk Painting

By: Black, Mary and Jean Lipman

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Clarkson N. Potter: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003799


244 pages; 215 illustrations color and b&w. Comprehensive bibliography. Pages and plates in nearly fine condition; binding tight; boards clean; spine lightly rubbed. View more info

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Smokers, Segars & Stickers

By: Faber, A.D.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Watkins-Glen, New York, Century House: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 002294


79 pages; numerous b&w illustrations of cigar brand names as they appeared on cigar boxes and cigar bands.. "... a story of old time smokers and their cigars with main attention on the whimsy of brand names used." A companion volume to the author's "Cigar Label Art". View more info

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Tools of Her Ministry: The Art of Sister Gertrude Morgan

By: Fagaly, William A. with essays by Jason Berry; Helen M. Shannon

Price: $12.50

Publisher: New York, Rizzoli International Publications / American Folk Art Museum: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003811


108 pages; 78 color plates; essays; Chronology. The author, Fagaly, is an art historian with the New orleans Museum of Art; he knew Sister Morgan the self-taught artist, evangelist, musician and poet. Previous owner's name on the front fly, otherwise clean throughout, binding tight. View more info

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Painted Songs, Continuity and Change in an Indian Folk Art

By: Kaiser, Thomas

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Stuttgart, ARNOLDSCHE Art Publishers with Ethnographic Museum of the University of Zurich: 2012

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 004991


192 pages; profusely illustrated in color. The Indian tradition of picture storytelling through scroll painting. A performer will narrate as she/he unrolls the scroll to reveal appropriate scenes. A beautifully produced book. Clean throughout; tight binding. View more info

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American Folk Painters of Three Centuries

By: Lipman, Jean; Tom Armstrong (editors)

Price: $10.00

Publisher: New York, Hudson Hills Press / Whitney Museum of American Art: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003556


233 pages; numerous color reproductions arranged by artist. View more info

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American Decorative Wall Painting, 1700-1850

By: Little, Nina Fletcher

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, E.P. Dutton: 1972

Edition: First of this edition

Seller ID: 002442


169 pages; 171 b&w illustrations, 12 color. First published in 1952, this edition has an extra chapter and additional illustrations. View more info

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America's Folk Art: Treasures of American Folk Arts and Crafts in Distinguished Museums and Collections

By: Polley, Robert L. (Editor); James A.H. Conrad (Introduction)

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York / Waukesha, Wisconsin, G.P Putnam's Sons with Country Beautiful Foundation: 1968

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003800


192 pages; more than 250 photographs, including 63 in color. A broad range of pieces produced before 1900: woodcraft, scrimshaw, iron, other metals, lighting devices, weathervanes, toys, furniture, needlework and textiles, glassware, pottery and porcelain, decorative arts, painting, wagons, guns, weatern gear. Fine condition throughout; dustjacket with a 1-inch tear on the bottom edge and price clipped. View more info

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A Legacy of Arctic Art

By: Ray, Dorothy Jean; Aldona Jonaitis (Foreword);

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Seattle, University of Washington Press: 1996

Seller ID: 004949


196 pages; numerous illustrations. Published for the University of Alaska Museum; illustrations use objects in the museum's collection, which were formerly owned by the author. The author has spent many years with Alaskan artists and art. View more info

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Wos Up Man? Selections from the Joseph D. and Janet M. Shein Collection of Self-Taught Art

By: Robinson, Joyce Henri (curator); Janalee Emmer and Gabriella Szalay (contributions)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: The Pennsylvania Stae University, University Park, Palmer Museum of Art: 2005

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 003859


139 pages; 79 color reproductions. Self-taught art, outsider art, folk art: works by 56 artists. Clean and bright throughout. View more info

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Artists In Tune With Their World: Masters of Popular Art in the Americas and Their Relation to the Folk Tradition

By: Rodman, Selden

Price: $20.00

Publisher: New York, Simon and Schuster: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Inscription: Inscribed by the author

Seller ID: 003857


224 pages; 316 b&w illustrations, 69 color plates. Indian Arts of the Northwest Coast, Central Canada, and the Southwest; Popular Artists of the United States; Afro-America: Haiti and Brazil; Indians Once Under Spain. "... self-taught creators, who remain closely linked to the folk tradition and whose motivation is to document or explore the simple pleasures or dislocations of the working people around them." Clean and bright throughout. Inscribed by the author ... View more info

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Traesures of American Folk Art from The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center

By: Rumford, Beatrix T. and Carolyn J. Weekley

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Boston, Little, Brown: 1989

Seller ID: 003555


224 pages; more than 170 color illustrations. Folk art paintings and items of every kind. View more info