Folk art of rural Pennsylvania
Read Online

Folk art of rural Pennsylvania

  • 643 Want to read
  • ·
  • 77 Currently reading

Published in [Philadelphia? .
Written in English



  • Pennsylvania.


  • Folk art -- Pennsylvania.,
  • Decorative arts -- Pennsylvania.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Statementselected by the index of American design, Pennsylvania art project, Work projects administration.
ContributionsLichten, Frances., Davison, Austin., Index of American Design. Pennsylvania.
LC ClassificationsNK1530 .P45
The Physical Object
Pagination1 portfolio (1 p., 15 col. plates, 1 flyer)
Number of Pages15
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6421774M
LC Control Number41017966

Download Folk art of rural Pennsylvania


Book Reviews: Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania, by Frances Lichten Article Sidebar. PDF Main Article Content. Blanchard Gummo. Bucknell University Article Details. Issue Pennsylvania History vol. 14, no. 3, July Section Book Reviews and Book Notes Pennsylvania History is the Author: Blanchard Gummo. Plate From the Portfolio "Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania" From same collection. Plate 1: Jemez Book of Marriages: From Portfolio "Spanish Colonial Designs of New Mexico" Depicts same location. Plate 3: From Portfolio "Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania" Created around the same time. Exhibitions 4 Folk art, Pennsylvania Dutch 4 Germans 4 Catalogs 3 Decorative arts, Pennsylvania Dutch 3 Folklore 3 Fraktur art 3 Hex signs 3 Art 2 Barns 2 Chests 2 Embroidery 2 Farm buildings 2 Folk-art 2 Handicrafts 2 History 2 Illumination of books and manuscripts 2 Mennonites 2 Samplers 2 Towels 2 Architecture, Domestic 1 Art collections 1. Plate From the Portfolio "Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania" Depicts same object. Plate 2: From Portfolio "Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania" From same collection. Sample book Created around the same time. Accessory Created around the same time. Child's Quilt, 'Cherry Wreath' Visually similar work. Design from Proposed Portfolio.

FOLK ART OF RURAL PENNSYLVANIA. Postage additional: $ for the first book, $ each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for. The ­World-Famous Hex Sign Folk Art Myth! Part V: Amulets and the Lord’s Protection from Evil. “Deivel’s Dreck” and Other Rural Devices to Ward Off Evil Pennsylvania Dutch Traditions of the ­All-Seeing Eye (of Jesus Christ) Folk Religion of the Pennsylvania Dutch $ Folk art covers all forms of visual art made in the context of folk tions vary, but generally the objects have practical utility of some kind, rather than being exclusively makers of folk art are normally trained within a popular tradition, rather than in the fine art tradition of the culture. There is often overlap, or contested ground, with naive art, but in. Nevertheless, the Pennsylvania Dutch placed particular emphasis upon the Virgin Mary in folk-cultural religious tradition, invoking the Mary narratives for everything from blessings used in folk-healing traditions to predictions of the summertime weather on the Followers:

Frances Lichten is the author of Folk Art Motifs of Pennsylvania ( avg rating, 8 ratings, 1 review, published ), Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania (/5. American 20th Century (artist) Drawing for Plate 7: From Portfolio "Folk Art of Rural Pennsylvania" c. gouache and graphite on paper overall: 46 x cm (18 1/8 x 14 in.). BOOK Easter Morning Egg Tree. Illustrated Folk Art Rural Pennsylvania. Some ’s Background history; Carrie May Umberger Palsgrove made a little egg tree for her children every year the tree grew and grew Berks County Rating: % positive. Cindy Sherman, Guerrilla Girls, Robert Rauschenberg, and more. Mexico, Tulum Ruins Caribbean-Color Fine Art Photo-8xCOA-SIGNED! Style: Folk Art Size: Medium (up to 36in.) Original Crazed paint NO Reserve! Medium (up to 36in.) Folk art primitives are a category of artwork from the early days of America and is known for simple design and muted.