TITLE

What really is folk art?

PUB. DATE
December 1986
SOURCE
Yankee;Dec86, Vol. 50 Issue 12, p72
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
To say that it is the art of the common man, created by craftspeople not educated toward art, is a beginning. But the actions of dealers and collectors, and the sometimes astronomical prices of folk art pieces, make it into something complex. Chasing stolen weather vanes.
ACCESSION #
8600015635

 

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