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Inspiring reform : Boston's arts and crafts movement / Marilee Boyd Meyer, consulting curator ; essays by David Acton ... [et al.].

Collection Type
Acton, David, 1953-
Davis Museum and Cultural Center.
Meyer, Marilee Boyd.
Renwick Gallery.
New York : Distributed by Harry N. Abrams
Wellesley, Mass. : Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Wellesley College ;
Talking or working : the conundrum of moral aesthetics in Boston's arts and crafts movement / Edward S. Cooke, Jr. -- "All workmen, artists, and lovers of art" : the organizational structure of the Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston / Beverly K. Brandt -- The aesthetics of craftsmanship and the prestige of the past : Boston furniture-making and wood-carving / Edward S. Cooke, Jr. -- The potter's art in Boston : individuality and expression / Susan J. Montgomery -- Circles of influence : metalsmithing in New England / Jeannine Falino -- Historic interpretations : Boston's arts and crafts jewelry / Marilee Boyd Meyer -- Boston and the Society of Arts and Crafts : textiles / Nicola J. Shilliam -- A millennium in book-making : the book arts in Boston / Nancy Finlay -- Pictorialism and naturalism in New England photography / Anne E. Havinga -- The flourish of color relief printmaking in New England / David Acton.
247 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 37 cm.
Catalog of an exhibition at the Davis Museum and Cultural Center, Feb. 28-July 14, 1997, and at the Renwick Gallery of the National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Mar. 6-July 6, 1998.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
0810963418 (Abrams) :
1881894088 (Davis Museum) :
Call Number
Coll. NK1141.I57 1997 c.1
Rare NK1141.I57 1997 c.2
Stacks NK1141.I57 1997 c.3
Other People and Orgs
Society of Arts and Crafts (Boston, Mass.)
Descriptive terms
Arts and crafts movement Exhibitions.
Decorative arts Exhibitions.
Massachusetts Boston