Art That Works

Art That Works

The Decorative Arts of the Eighties, Crafted in America

Book - 1990
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Some 135 color plates depict work by about a hundred American craft artists--furniture and lighting; glass, metal, and ceramic tableware and decorative accessories; wood and leather containers and clocks; and fiber rugs and hangings. The introductory essay places contemporary American crafts in the context of the past 100 years of American social and cultural history. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR
Publisher: Seattle : University of Washington Press, c1990
ISBN: 9780295969374
Branch Call Number: ANF 745.0973
Characteristics: 24 p., 131 p. of plates : col. ill. ; 26 cm
Additional Contributors: Mint Museum (Charlotte, N.C.)


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