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DISCOVERIES IN AMERICAN FOLK ART

By Gordon, Leah and Gordon, John

New York: John Gordon Gallery, 1973. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Exhibition Catalogue March 11 through April 7, 1973" 20pp.

$15.00

MICHIGAN'S MASTER CARVER OSCAR W. PETERSON 1887-1951

By Fritz, Ronald J.

Boulder Junction, WI: Aardvark Publications, Inc, 1987. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0960490647 104pp.

$145.00

AMERICAN FOLK ART FROM THE ABBY ALDRICH ROCKEFELLER FOLK ART COLLECTION

By Rockefeller, Winthrop (preface by); Little, Nina Fletcher (introduction by)

Williamsburg, VA: Colonial Williamsburg, Inc, 1966. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. Exibition Catalogue of 66 items.

$10.00

AMERICAN FOLK ART: THE EXHIBITION OF 1932

By Brown, Peter A. G. (Director, Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection)

Williamsburg, VA, 1968. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) light fade to edges of front cover. color illustrations. A reassembly of the first exhibition of Abby Aldrich Rockefeller's collection of American folk art held at the Museum of Modern Art from November 30, 1932, until January 15, 1933." Light fade to edges of front cover. 19pp.

$14.50

A VIRGINIA SAMPLER - 18TH, 19TH & 20TH CENTURY FOLK ART

By Moore, J. Roderick (introduction by)

Roanoke, VA: Roanoke Fine Arts Center, 1976. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. An exhibit from March 14, 1976 to April 24, 1976 by Ferrum College and The Roanoke Fine Arts Center. 28pp.

$8.00

CARVING THE CIRCUS: CARTOONING IN WOOD BY AMERICA'S TOP CARVERS PRESENTED BY THE CARICATURE CARVERS OF AMERICA
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CARVING THE CIRCUS: CARTOONING IN WOOD BY AMERICA'S TOP CARVERS PRESENTED BY THE CARICATURE CARVERS OF AMERICA

By Caricature Carvers of America (Presented by)

East Petersburg, PA: Fox Chapel Publishing Co, 1997. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 1565230949 123pp.

$7.50

PRAIRIE FOLK ART - ARTSCANADA OCTOBER/NOVEMBER 1979 ISSUE NUMBER 230/231 - ARTSCANADA INDEX 1977-78

By Brodzky, Anne Trueblood (editor)

Toronto: Society for Art Publications, 1979. PB. very good++, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. 48pp, ads.

$12.50

THE TREE OF LIFE: SELECTIONS FROM BERGEN COUNTY FOLK ART

By Schmelz, Betty; Szeglin, Charles B.; Wright, Kevin; Fitzgerald, Irene

NJ: Bergen County Hist. Soc, 1983. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W illustrations. Catalogue of an exhibit held in recognition of Bergen County's Tricenntenial. 47pp.

$20.00

COUNTRY ARTS IN EARLY AMERICAN HOMES
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COUNTRY ARTS IN EARLY AMERICAN HOMES

By Little, Nina Fletcher

Hanover, NH: SPNEA - Univ Press of NE, 1999. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 1584650257 Valuable study of a wide variety of country arts that were characteristic of early American Homes. Contents include: architectural development of the New England country house, carvings for house and barn, schoolgirl and ladies art, picture frames with painted decoration, flowers in the parlor, small objects for use and enjoyment, wooden boxed for all occasions, ceramics used by American housewifes, fireboards on the hearth, and more. 221pp.

$5.00

THE FOLK ART OF LATIN AMERICA: VISIONES DEL PUEBLO

By Oettinger, Marion

New York: Dutton Studio Books, 1992. PB. fine, wraps (softcover). color illustrations. ISBN 0525485996 107pp.

$7.50

HANDS TO WORK - SHAKER FOLK ART AND INDUSTRIES
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HANDS TO WORK - SHAKER FOLK ART AND INDUSTRIES

By Klamkin, Marian

New York: Dodd, Mead & Company, 1972. HC. very good w/good dustjacket (hardcover). over 270 photos by C Klamkin. ISBN 039606647X First published in 1972. Describes the full resources of the Shaker industries and crafts against the background of the history that inspired their productiveness. 212pp.

$6.00

SCHWEIZER VOLKSKUNST - ART POPULAIRE SUISSE - [Swiss Folk Art]

Basel: Urs Graf Verlag, 1941. HC. good w/chipped and soiled dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color illustrations. 98pp of text.

$20.00

A CARROT FOR A NOSE: THE FORM OF FOLK SCULPTURE ON AMERICA'S CITY STREETS AND COUNTRY ROADS

By Gladstone, M. J.

New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1974. HC. very good w/very good dustjacket (hardcover). B&W and color ill.. ISBN 0684136635 Most streets and highways offer any number of folk figures to anyone who cares to see them. A few - like snowmen or scarecrows - are ephemeral; but most of these folk forms have a longer life expectancy, and some - like weathervance or trade signes - are older than the nation. Chapters include: weathervanes, whirligigs, pavement lids, trade signs, gravestones, decoys, carousel figures and snowmen and scarecrows. 72pp.

$7.00

BEMALTE BAUERNMOBEL: OSTSCHWEIZER BAUERNMALERIE AUS PRIVATBESITZ

By Steinmann, Eugen; Venzin, Ruth; and, Gut, Werner

Bern and Stuttgart: Verlag Paul Haupt, 1978. HC. fine w/fine dustjacket (hardcover). color illustrations. ISBN 3258027102 Text in German. Title translates to: Painted Bauernmobel: Eastern Peasnat Paintings from Private Owners. Plates show painted furniture with folk art motifs.

$20.00

RUFUS PORTER REDISCOVERED: ARTIST - INVENTOR - JOURNALIST 1792-1884

By Lipman, Jean (foreword by Gerard Piel) (foreword to 1980 edition by John I. H. Baur)

New York: Clarkson N. Potter, Inc, 1980. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). 104 B&W ill., 22 color plts.. ISBN 0517541165 Originally published in 1968 as RUFUS PORTER, YANKEE PIONEER. Reissued, and revised with the renewed interest in Porter and other early American painters of the period. 202pp.

$8.00

ANONYMOUS WAS A WOMAN
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ANONYMOUS WAS A WOMAN

By Bank, Mirra

New York: St. Martin's Press, 1979. PB. very good+, wraps (softcover). B&W and color ill.. ISBN 0312041861 A celebration in words and images of traditional American art--and the women who made it. 128pp.

$5.00

MEDZIO DROZINIAI GIMTAJAM KRASTUI ATSIMINTI - WOOD CARVINGS TO REMEMBER THE NATIVE COUNTRY

By Koncius, Ignas

n.p.: Liudas J. Koncius, 1954. HC. very good, green cloth (hardcover). B&W illustrations. The work of a talented Bavaria artist. 223pp.

$15.00

HANDICRAFTS OF WEST PAKISTAN

By Mirza, Anis

Karachi, Pakistan: West Pakistan Ind. Dev. Corp, 1964. PB. good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. Chapters cover all areas of handicrafts and decorative arts. Uncommon title. 110pp.

$7.00

AN AMERICAN SAMPLER: FOLK ART FROM THE SHELBURNE MUSEUM

Washington, DC: National Gallery of Art, 1987. PB. very good, wraps (softcover). B&W and color illustrations. ISBN 08944681044 Catalog of traveling exhibition from 1987-1990 of folk art from the Shelburne Museum. 211pp.

$6.00

SWISS FOLK ART

By Wildhaber, Robert (introduction by) (organized by the Pro Helvetia Foundation)

Washington, DC: Smithosonian Institution, 1968. PB. very good, wraps (softcover) small knick on rear cover. B&W and color illustrations. Catalogue for the exhibition held in 1968. 152pp.

$5.00

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