Anonymous was a Woman: A Celebration in Words and Images of Traditional American Art -- and the Women Who Made It

By: Bank, Mirra

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First printing. An excellent copy. 1995 Soft Cover. 128 pp. In print since it was first published in 1979, this book is a glorious collection of American folk art by ordinary women of the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries. Filled with beautiful four-color reproductions of samplers, quilts, paintings, and needle-pictures along with excerpts from diaries and letters, sampler verse, books, and magazines of the period, Anonymous Was a Woman celebrates the daily experiences and inner lives of women who, in acts of love and duty, created many masterpieces of American folk art.

Title: Anonymous was a Woman: A Celebration in Words and Images of Traditional American Art -- and the Women Who Made It

Author: Bank, Mirra

Categories: Women's Studies, American, Art, Americana,

Edition: 1st Printing

Publisher: St. Martins' Griffin: 1995

ISBN Number: 0312134304

ISBN Number 13: 9780312134303

Binding: Soft Cover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Seller ID: 2287363

Keywords: SOCIOLOGY WOMENS STUDIES WOMEN AMERICAN ART AMERICAN HISTORY AMERICANA FOLK ART,