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1 American Quilts and Coverlets in The Metropolitan Museum of Art Peck, Amelia
0870995928 / 9780870995927 Acceptable. 
Hardcover. Large 'coffee-table' hardcover with dustjacket, 2nd printing published 1991 by The Metropolitan Museum of Art and Dutton Studio Books. FORMER LIBRARY BOOK with card pocket, date slip, discard inkstamp, and library inkstamp on top page edge; rubbing to jacket. Otherwise, has only moderate wear. Text clean and unmarked; pages bright; binding tight. Great reading/research copy. 264 pages; Index; Bibliography; 231 illustrations (95 in color). Language: English. NOTE: Large format-- cannot ship outside U.S. via Flat-Rate envelope; requires additional international postage. '[I]ncludes many little-known masterpieces of the genre that transcend the category of domestic craft and are works of fine art in their own right. ... [P]resents the entire collection of 119 quilts and coverlets in the Museum's possession'. -- from jacket flap. Catalogue to accompany the 1990-91 exhibition. Keywords: art history, quilting, quilter, textile, American wing, bed covering, sewing, needlework, catalog. 
Price: 25.00 USD
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