Living With Folk Art: Ethnic Styles from Around the World



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by Nicholas Barnard. Published by Bulfinch Press//Little, Brown & Company, 1991. First American edition. Hardcover, cloth. Quarto. 192 pp, 253 illustrations, including 187 in color. Fine in Near Fine dust jacket, closed tear to front flap.

Chapters include 1. Through Western Eyes: First Explorations; Public and Private; A Powerful Source of Inspiration. 2. Traditions of Use and Decoration: Textiles; Sculpture; Ceramics; Basketry. 3. The Sources: The Americas; Africa; Asia Minor to Central Asia; The Indian Subcontinent; Indonesia; Oceania. 4. A Home Today – Docorating with Tribal and Folk Art: Size and Shape; Colour and Pattern; Style. 5. At Home Today – Using Tribal and Folk Art: Floor Rugs; Architectural Fittings; Furniture and Furnishings; Accessories.