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Erzgebirgische Vokskunst

by Bilz, Hellmut

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2000
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As New
ISBN
9783980372558
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$15.00

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Schwarzenberg, Germany: Ingo Beer Verlag, 2000 Chronicles the evolution of the folkart from the Erzgebirge mountains of Germany. Excellent color plates, 121 pages. Included are Nutcrackers, Smokers (Raucherman), Pyramids (Windmills), Candle Arches (Schwibbogen), toys and figurines. Numerous photos of historic pieces and collections. This is a must have for any collector!. Hard Cover. As New/No Dust Jackat as Issued. 8… Read more
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Albuquerque: The University Of New Mexico Press, 1960 122 pages. call # inked out on spine. pocket on inside rear cover, sticker on last page, typical internal stamps including withdrawn stamp, spine a bit faded and some light spots on covers. priority and international shipping will be extra, please inquire.. Hard Cover. Good/No Dust Jacket. 9 x 12 1/4… Read more
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$10.00
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Folk Art in the Soviet Union

by Razina, T & Cherkasova, N. & Kantsedikas, A.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1990
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As New
ISBN
9780810909441
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$15.00

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New York/Leningrad: Abrams/Aurora Art Publishers, 1990 Shows a panoramic view of folk arts and crafts in the USSR from every region, in the 19th and 20th centuries. 1,430 photos (750 plates in full color) and brilliant text with detailed maps (printed in Italy). 459 pages, DJ in mylar sleeve. This very heavy book requires extra shipping; please inquire.. Hard… Read more
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Sacred Wood The Contemporary Lithuanian Woodcarving Revival

by Saliklis, Ruta (editor)

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1998
Condition
Near Fiine
ISBN
9780932900432
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$25.00

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Madison WI: Elvehjem Museum of Art, Univ. Of WI, 1998 1998 exhibition catalog featuring Lithuanian Woodcarving: la;yered and coded messages, sacred woods, gnarled branches, Lithuanian wayside shrines. B/w photos, checklist of the exhibition. 55 pages.. Paperback. Near Fiine. 8 1/2 x 11 ".
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Rosemaling in the Upper Midwest

by Martin, Philip

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780962436901
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$50.00

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Mount Horeb WI: Wisconsin Folk Museum, 1989 Upper Midwest rosemaling is an excellent case study of a modern revival of folk art within an American region. Studio photography by Jim Wildeman, field photography by Lewis Koch and Philip Martin. 94 pages. One 5" taped horizontal split, corners slightly bumped.. Paperback. Near Fine. 10 1/2 x 8 1/2 ".
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Norwegian Peasant Art Women's Handicrafts

by Arneberg, Halfdan

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1949
Condition
Good +
Edition
#1530 of Unspecified Limitation
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$50.00

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Norway: Fabritius & Sonner , 1949 Norwegian peasant art through the centuries: weaving, embroidery, knitting, crochet, textile printing... full page lovely color (app 30) and b/w plates. "Withdrawn" stamp at rear endpage, covers show wear (tape marks, edges slightly rubbed). Originally in the Ruth Ketterer Harris collection at UW Madison with her label on front pastedown.. #1530 of… Read more
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Tradicni Umeni Nove Guineje

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1976
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Moravske Muzeum , 1976 32 pages. text is in Czech. ex university library, no label, pocket on last page with stamp, no other obvious stampes. . Paperback. Very Good. 08 3/8 x 10 1/4 ". Ex University Library.
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Ancient Indonesian Sculpture

by Klokke, Marijke J. & Scheurleer, Pauline Lunsingh edited By

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1994
Condition
Very Good +
ISBN
9789067180764
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$75.00

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Leiden Netherlands: KITLV Press, 1994 213 pages. Verhandelingen Van Het Koninklijk Instituut Voor Tall-, Land- En Volkenkunde 165. writings by Sara Schastok, Susan L. Huntington, Nandana Chutiwongs, A. de Vries Robbe, J. A. Schoteman and others. This is an ex-college library copy with no spine label no pocket, few stamps internally, library sticker on last page. Very clean and nice.… Read more
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The Art of the Weather Vane

by Miller, Steve

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1984
Condition
Fine
ISBN
9780887400056
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$15.00

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Exton PA: Shiffer Publishing, 1984 160 pages. "Manufacturers are identified, and their backgrounds are explored. A rare Harris and Co. catalog provides a firsthand glimpse o 19th century factory vanes." priority and international shipping will be extra, please inquire. . Hard Cover. Fine/Fine. 8 3/4 x 11 1/4 ".
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Ornamental Woodcarving in the Norwegian Tradition

by Amrud, Johan

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1992
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780962266393
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$85.00

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Whitewater WI: Heart Prairie Press, 1992 105 pages. covers: The origins of ornamental woodcarving, Styles of ornamental woodcarving, Gudgrandsdalen Masters, Professional training in Norway today, simple projects for beginners, designs and projects, additional designs for which patterns are available. tiny half inch tear to edge of first page, otherwise the book looks as new. . Hard Cover. Near Fine/No Dust… Read more
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Raw Vision

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1994
Condition
Near Fine
Edition
No. 9, Summer 1994
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$20.00

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London & New York: Raw Vision, 1994 ISSN 0 7447083776 3. Issue of the International Journal of Intuitive and Visionary Art: outsider art, art brut, self-taught art, contemporary folk art. Color and b/w photos throughout.. No. 9, Summer 1994. Center Stapled Booklet. Near Fine. 8 1/4 x 11 3/4 ".
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African Crafts and Craftsmen

by Gardi, Rene

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1973
Condition
Very Good
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$9.00

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New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold Company, 1973 243 pages. english translateion by Sigrid MacRae. ex-university library copy with spine label removed, no pocket, stamped on top edge of pages, typical internal library stamps (dj now in mylar protector). priority and international shipping will be extra, please inquire. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good. 9 3/4 x 11 7/8". Ex Iibrary.… Read more
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42 pages. This is an ex-university library copy. label removed from front cover. very few internal stamps. large library bookplate on inside front cover which has a black X through it. . Paperback. Very Good. 8 1/2 x 10 1/2 ". Ex University Library Coy .
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Art of Fred Smith

by Stone, Lisa & Zanzi, Jim

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1991
Condition
Very Good
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$6.00

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Friends of Fred Smith, 1991 "The Wisconsin Concrete Park: A Brief History and Self-Guided Tour". 34 pages. Sticker scuff on front cover.. Center Stapled Booklet. Very Good. 8 1/2 x 11 ".
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Polska Sztuka Ludowa

by Czarnecka, Irena

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1958
Condition
Very Good
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$10.00

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Warsaw Poland: Polonia, 1958 234 pages. Polish Folk Art. Includes examples of decorated furniture and housewares, textiles, carving, music, and more. Text in Polish. Some of the pages beginning to loosen from binding at bottom edge, 1/4" split in rear hinge at bottom edge. Text is clean. Dust jacket rubbed at edges, with several small chips and tears. Also, a… Read more
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Circles of Tradition Folk Art in Minnesota

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1989
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780873512398
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$6.00

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St. Paul MN: Minnesota Historical Society Press, 1989. Celebrating Minnesota's folk art, with 6 essays by folk art scholars, 24 color photos, 162 pages. Paperback. Near Fine. 11 x 8 1/2 ".
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Sleeping Around The Bed from Antiquity to Now

by Carlano, Annie & Sumberg, Bobbie

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
2006
Condition
Very Good +
ISBN
9780295985985
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$8.00

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Sante Fe NM/Seattle WA: Museum of International Folk Art/University of Washington Press, 2006. 164 pages. "This book, illustrated with some 140 images, takes readers on a lively tour of beds and sleeping customs over time and around the world." Text block is in excellent Near Fine condition. Cover shows some light scratches and a light 1 1/2" scuff near the… Read more
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Stencilling Techniques for Interiors, Furniture and Objects

by Visser, Jill and Flinn, Michael

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1995
Condition
Near Fine
ISBN
9780316906951
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$9.00

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UK: Little, Brown, 1995. 128 pages. Practical advice and inspirational ideas for stencilling on walls, ceilings, floors, woodwork, furniture, fabrics and small decorative objects.. Paperback. Near Fine. 7 1/2 x 9 3/4 ".
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Pennsylvania Dutch American Folk Art

by Kauffman, Henry J.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1964
Condition
Very Good +
Edition
revised, enlarged from1946 Edition
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$6.00

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New York: Dover, 1964. 279 halftone illustrations, 28 motifs and other line drawings, map, bibliography, 146 pages. Introductory guide to the Dutch country and its craftsmanship; primarily a pictorial compendium of the products of carpenters, metalworkers, printers, glassmakers, potters.... revised, enlarged from1946 Edition. Paperback. Very Good +. 8 x 10 3/4 ".
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Arts and Crafts of Torres Strait

by Moore, David R.

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Chequamegon Book Company
Published
1989
Condition
As New
ISBN
9780747800071
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$6.00

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UK: Shire Publications, 1989. "The book begins with a history of the people and their first contact with Europeans and ends with an analysis of the post-contact developments up to the present da y." 64 pages. Paperback. As New. 5 x 8.
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