Cover of: Encyclopedia of American folk art | Gerard C. Wertkin, editor ; Lee Kogan, associate editor ; in association with the American Folk Art Museum.

Encyclopedia of American folk art

Published by Routledge in New York .
Written in English.

About the Book

"Written by 92 specialists in association with the American Folk Art Museum, the 600 cross-referenced and indexed articles, with bibliographies, included in this selection are the first comprehensive treatment of this influential art form. It includes information on bottle-cap art, canes, carousel art, scrimshaw, quilts, beadwork, and many other genres, as well as information on several visionary artists who still practice their crafts. This work has special appeal for folklorists."--"The Top 20 Reference Titles of the Year," American Libraries, May 2004.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Genre Encyclopedias.


Dewey Decimal Class 745/.0973/03
Library of Congress NK805 .E6 2004

The Physical Object

Pagination p. cm.

ID Numbers

Open Library OL3677958M
Internet Archive isbn_9780415929868
ISBN 10 0415929865
LC Control Number 2003018051
Library Thing 7805805
Goodreads 2840082

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