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Abstract Design in American Quilts: A Biography of an Exhibition by  Jonathan Holstein - Signed First Edition - 1991 - from SCIENTEK BOOKS (SKU: QN-18)

Abstract Design in American Quilts: A Biography of an Exhibition

Abstract Design in American Quilts: A Biography of an Exhibition by  Jonathan Holstein - Signed First Edition - 1991 - from SCIENTEK BOOKS (SKU: QN-18)
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Abstract Design in American Quilts: A Biography of an Exhibition

by Holstein, Jonathan

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  • Signed
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ISBN 10
188058400X
ISBN 13
9781880584002
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Louisville, KY: Kentucky Quilt Project Inc., 1991. Compreensive text presents an autobiographical survey of the author's lifelong involvement in collecting, viewing, studying, lecturing and mounting exhibitions of quilts; tracing various exhibitions in the U.S. and abroad from the 1970's through the present time of publication. Includes 61 color plates and comments of the quilts; checklist and essay from the Whitney Museum of American Art catalogue, "Abstract Design in American Quilts"; exhibition schedule, American Pieced Quilts I & II, Smithsonian Institution Traveling Exhibition Service, 1973-1974. Signed by the author on a presentation label pastedown on front endpaper certifying the first edition, numbered 560 out of 1000 limited edition signed copies, specially bound and boxed. 230 pgs. Tiny minor scuff mark to top of front cover; tiny mark to lower outer edge. Slipcase has a tiny corner crease on pictorial label pastedown; minimal rubbing to lower edge. Scarce.. Signed by Author. Limited/Numbered First Edition. Hard Cover in Slipcase. Fine/Fine. 4to - over 9¾" - 12" tall.

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SCIENTEK BOOKS US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
QN-18
Title
Abstract Design in American Quilts: A Biography of an Exhibition
Author
Holstein, Jonathan
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Edition
Limited/Numbered First Edition
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
188058400X
ISBN 13
9781880584002
Publisher
Kentucky Quilt Project Inc.
Place of Publication
Louisville, KY
Date published
1991
Keywords
Textiles, Art, Folklore, Culture, Antiques, Symbolism, Design, Needlework, Graphics, Americana, Sociology, Philosophy, Biography, Collectibles, Patchwork, Sewing, Handcrafts, History
Bookseller catalogs
Art & Design; Quilting/Needlework;

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