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catalogue of the American folk art collection of Colonial Williamsburg

Colonial Williamsburg, inc

catalogue of the American folk art collection of Colonial Williamsburg

by Colonial Williamsburg, inc

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Published by Colonial Williamsburg in Williamsburg, Va .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Rockefeller, Abby Greene -- Art collections,
  • Folk art -- Virginia -- Williamsburg -- Catalogs,
  • Art, Colonial -- Virginia -- Williamsburg -- Catalogs

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 49

    Other titlesAmerican Folk Art Collection
    Statementcollected and presented by Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. ; compiled by Edith Gregor Halpert ; with a foreword by James L. Cogar
    ContributionsHalpert, Edith Gregor, 1900-1970
    The Physical Object
    Pagination49 p. :
    Number of Pages49
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14963840M

    - Explore Jacki Poulson's board "Collection - Primitive Child Portraits", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about American folk art, Kids portraits, Folk art pins. Through nearly 50 objects made between , the form, function and whimsy of this distinctly American folk art is featured through longtime treasures of Colonial Williamsburg’s collection, recent acquisitions on view for the first time and special objects on loan from renowned private collections.

    The Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Museum (AARFAM) is the United States' first and the world's oldest continually operated museum dedicated to the preservation, collection, and exhibition of American folk art.. Located just outside the historic boundary of Colonial Williamsburg, Virginia, AARFAM was founded with a collection donated by Abby Aldrich . Edith Halpert or Edith Gregor Halpert (née Edith Gregoryevna Fivoosiovitch) (–) was a pioneering New York City dealer of American modern art and American folk brought recognition and market success to many avant-garde American artists. Her establishment, the Downtown Gallery, was the first commercial art space in Greenwich it was .

      Comment: Our book is a page hardcover edition published by Colonial Williamsburg in association with Yale University Press as pictured. NOT ex-library. The dust jacket is clean and shiny, not clipped or torn, and has only a hint of rubbing from shelving. Dark red cloth covers have bright gold titles on the spine, are tight and square as new and show no Reviews: 8. The Old Plantation is an American folk art watercolor likely painted in the late 18th century on a South Carolina plantation. It is notable for its early date, its credible, non-stereotypical depiction of slaves on the North American mainland, and the fact that .


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Catalogue of the American folk art collection of Colonial Williamsburg by Colonial Williamsburg, inc Download PDF EPUB FB2

A Catalogue of the American Folk Art Collection of Colonial Williamsburg Collected and Presented by Mrs. John D. Rockefeller, Jr. Paperback – January 1, by Edith Gregor Halpert (Author), James L. Cogar (Foreword) out of 5 stars 1 rating.

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by Introduction Colonial Williamsburg ; Winthrop Rockefeller, Foreword; Little, Nina Fletcher Asahel Powers; painter of Vermont faces: [Catalog of an exhibition] Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection, Williamsburg, Virginia, October December 2, Friends of Colonial Williamsburg Collections.

Friends of Colonial Williamsburg Collections brings together people with a personal commitment to strengthening the Foundation's collections. Your annual membership of $1, or more is tax deductible and will be used solely to acquire objects for the collections.

Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection Alphabet books Antiquities Architecture, Colonial Archives Art Art, American Art, Colonial Art and state Award presentations Buildings Carter family Children's poetry, American Churchill, Winston, Colonial life Colonial Williamsburg, Incorporated Colonial Williamsburg Foundation Cooking Cooking.OCLC Number: Description: xvi, pages color illustrations 27 cm: Contents: Origins of the collection --The folk art collection and colonial Williamsburg --Editorial note --An introduction to American folk art --Paintings in oil --Paintings in watercolor and pastel --Needlework and painted textiles --Paintings on glass --Fracturs, calligraphic drawings, and.

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