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Quilts: Masterworks from the American Folk Art Museum

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From America’s preeminent museum collection, this definitive volume places the quilt firmly in the realm of art. Combining economy with artistry and everyday craftsmanship with extraordinary beauty, quilts hold a unique place in American culture. Each quilt tells a story about its maker and her community; seen together, these monumental textiles paint a broad picture of th ...more
Hardcover, 336 pages
Published September 28th 2010 by Rizzoli
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The photographs are excellent--but there is hardly any text. Luckily, I read Shaw's Quilts: A Living Tradition before, so I knew a little about the kinds of quilts covered in this book. However, without having some knowledge quilts, I imagine this book wouldn't make a lot of sense. Just a picture book of quilts...
Lots of nice photographs, but pretty minimal, fluffy information.
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