FROM THE HEART: FOLK ART IN CANADA.

By: Blanchette, Jean-Francois, et al.

Price: $20.00 USD

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Very Good+


256 pp, oblong 4to (9 3/4" H). "(M)akes available the full scope of folk art from across Canada and, for the first time, introduces some of the artists who create it. The panorama of cultures and regional traditions that gives meaning to this vast nation is represented in the diverse objects brought together by the Canadian Centre for Folk Culture Studies, a branch of the National Museum of Man." Profusely illustrated in b&w and colour with everything from weathervanes and decoys to kitchenware, quilts and oil paintings. Very light edgewear, very light rubbing on covers.

Title: FROM THE HEART: FOLK ART IN CANADA.

Author Name: Blanchette, Jean-Francois, et al.

Categories: Art - Canadian, Antiques & Collectibles,

Publisher: Toronto, McClelland and Stewart/National Museum of Man: 1983

ISBN Number: 0771090226

ISBN Number 13: 9780771090226

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Very Good+

Seller ID: 22853

Keywords: Folk art, Carving, Weathervanes, Naive art, Decoys, Treen, Woodenware, Toys, Quilts, Samplers, Moulds, Religious artifacts, Hooked rugs, Wrought iron, Kitchenware, Nelphas Prevost, Sam Spencer, Frank Kocevar, George Cockayne, Canadian Folk Art, Canadian Artists, Needlework, Woodwork, Metalwork, Household Artifacts, Domestic History.,