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American sewn rugs :their history with exceptional examples /Jan Whitlock ; with Tracy Jamar.

Collection Type
Books
Originator
Jamar, Tracy.
Whitlock, Jan.
Contents
Introduction -- Techniques -- How rugs were used -- Sewn rugs and the decorative arts -- Social classes and needlework -- Rug work schools -- Lyman Beecher's school -- Mercy Hunting's rug -- Connections to the Foote bed rugs -- The Hartford rugs -- Needlework of Wethersfield -- Catalog -- Care and restoration -- New samples of old techniques.
Description
113 pages : chiefly color illustrations ; 26 cm
Notes
Includes bibliographical references (pages 111-112).
ISBN
1467548669
9781467548663
GUSN
303595
Call Number
Coll. NK2812.W45 2012
Descriptive terms
Decorative arts
Decorative arts.
Needlework
Needlework.
Rugs
Rugs.
Material Type
Catalogs.
Places
Connecticut.
United States
United States.

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