American quilts in the modern age, 1870-1940 : the International Quilt Study Center collections (Book, 2009) [WorldCat.org]
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American quilts in the modern age, 1870-1940 : the International Quilt Study Center collections

Author: Marin F Hanson; Patricia Cox Crews
Publisher: Lincoln : University of Nebraska Press, ©2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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With full-colour photographs of over 587 quilts, this title offers a visual and tactile understanding of American culture and society, bridging the transition from traditional folk culture to the age  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Catalogs
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Marin F Hanson; Patricia Cox Crews
ISBN: 9780803220546 0803220545
OCLC Number: 941429161
Description: xi, 482 p. : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 29 cm
Contents: Preface Acknowledgments Introduction: American Quilts in the Modern Age, 18701940 Marin F. Hanson1. American Adaptation: Block-Style Quilts Barbara Brackman and Marin F. Hanson2. Building on a Foundation: Log Cabin Quilts Patricia Cox Crews, Carolyn Ducey, Marin F. Hanson, and Jonathan Gregory3. Regularly Irregular: Crazy Quilts Beverly Gordon and Marin F. Hanson4. Simple and Complex: Allover-Style Quilts Laurel Horton5. Perfecting the Past: Colonial Revival Quilts Virginia Gunn6. Repackaging Tradition: Pattern and Kit Quilts Merikay Waldvogel, Deborah Rake, and Marin F. Hanson7. Innovation and Imagination: One-of-a-Kind and Niche Quilts Jonathan Holstein, Merikay Waldvogel, and Marin F. HansonNotes Glossary Selected Bibliography Contributors Index
Responsibility: edited by Marin F. Hanson and Patricia Cox Crews.
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"This is certain to become a valued addition to the quilter's or textile historian's reference library."-Sandy Amazeen, monstersandcritics.com * monstersandcritics.com * "With more than 587 color Read more...

 
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