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  • Published: New York, NY : Sterling, c2009.
  • Year Published: 2009
  • Description: 376 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 26 cm.
  • Language: English
  • Format: Book

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  • 9781402747731
  • 140274773X

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American quilts : the democratic art, 1780-2007

by Shaw, Robert, 1951-

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Call number: 746.46 Sh

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American quilts, the democratic art -- Old World traditions and American beginnings, 1780-1825 -- King Cotton, 1825-60 -- The golden age of appliqué, 1840-60 -- The rise of the pieced quilt, 1840-80 -- A nation divided, 1840-70 -- Exuberance and imagination, 1870-1910 -- Crazy quilts and log cabins, 1876-1920 -- Diversity, 1870-1940 -- The Amish, 1880-1940 -- Nostalgia, social causes, and hard times, 1910-40 -- Simmering along, 1940-70 -- The great revival, 1970-2000 -- The art of intention, 1970-2000 -- Yesterday, today, and tomorrow, 2000-2007.

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