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by Adele Earnest,Lou Schifferl

Download The Art of the Decoy: American Bird Carvings eBook
ISBN:
0517097338
Author:
Adele Earnest,Lou Schifferl
Category:
Crafts & Hobbies
Language:
English
Publisher:
Random House Value Publishing (December 12, 1988)
Pages:
208 pages
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Decoy-carving was developed and refined t. The carved bird decoy is the only truly American folk art – for the decoy as an aid to hunting was devised by the American Indians and has grown as a useful art since the days of the colonists. Decoy-carving was developed and refined to such a degree that now early and well-carved birds are prized by collectors. This book, full of stunning photographs, shows the best examples from both public and private collections, and gives the reader an idea of the great range, vigor, and variety of the birds.

The carved bird decoy is the only truly American folk art - for the decoy as an. .

The carved bird decoy is the only truly American folk art - for the decoy as an aid to hunting was devised by the American Indians and has grown as a useful art since the days of the colonists. There are sandpipers, curlews, ducks, geese, swans, gulls, herons, crows, loons, and many others - (loons, being wary, were used as confidence birds).

Adele Earnest, a founding trustee of the Museum of American Folk art, is.Book Description Schiffer Publishing Ltd, United States, 1997.

Adele Earnest, a founding trustee of the Museum of American Folk art, is well known for her definitive articles in many publications. The carved bird decoy is the only truly American folk art - for the decoy as an aid to hunting was devised by the American Indians and has grown as a useful art since the days of the colonists.

Adele Earnest (1901-1993) was an American folk art collector and historian, noted as an authority on wildfowl decoys. Earnest was born in Waltham, Massachusetts, and attended Wellesley College. Earnest was born in Waltham, Massachusetts, and attended Wellesley College

The Art of the Decoy: American Bird Carvings Hardcover. This book for me is the bible of old primative shorebirds of the United States.

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Adele Earnest, one of the founders of the Museum of American Folk Art, died on Saturday in a nursing . She compiled two books, "The Art of the Decoy: American Bird Carving" and "Folk Art in America: A Personal View.

Adele Earnest, one of the founders of the Museum of American Folk Art, died on Saturday in a nursing home in Mount Vernon, Wash. She was 92. In 1961 Mrs. Earnest was one of a group of six founding trustees of the museum and helped its early development at 2 Lincoln Square in Manhattan. She made several significant donations and contributions, including an 1840 weather vane depicting Archangel Gabriel that became a symbol for the museum. She compiled two books, "The Art of the Decoy: American Bird Carving" and "Folk Art in America: A Personal View

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Author: Adele Earnest. Publisher: SCHIFFER PUBLISHING LTD. Published: March 1982. ISBN-13: 9780916838584. Subject: CRAFTS & HOBBIES, Carving. Shipping Information.

Earnest, Adele The Art of the Decoy: American Bird Carvings. Bramhall House, New York, NY. Waterfowl Decoys of Southwestern Ontario and the Men Who Made Them (Brisco, Paul 1986). Decoying St. Clair to St. Lawrence (Crandell, Barney 1986). Fleckenstein, Henry A. Jr (1979) Decoys of the Mid-Atlantic Region. Schiffer, Exton, PA. ISBN 16838-24-2. Jr (1983) New Jersey Decoys.

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here is a real history in the art of decoy carvings.one can pick it up and see just how far we have advance in the art of carving decoys.one has the ability to see the different stiles, and ways the artist has come to copy feathered friends.being a carver myself, it was very enjoyable reading.very informative.