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American folk art

Peter C. Welsh

American folk art

the art and spirit of a people, from the Eleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne collection

by Peter C. Welsh

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Published by Smithsonian Institution in Washington, D. C .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk art -- United States.,
  • Art -- United States.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Peter C. Welsh. Catalog entries prepared by Anne Castrodale.
    ContributionsEleanor and Mabel Van Alstyne Folk Art Collection.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination1 v. (unpaged)
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14093545M

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