The Great River: Art & Society of the Connecticut Valley, 1635-1820

By: Ward, Gerald W. R.; William N. Hosley, Jr. (editors).

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524 pp. bound in pictorial wraps. Catalogue of the Exhibition includes over 350 black & white photos; featuring architecture, paintings, metalware, embroidery, books and prints, clocks, furniture and other items representing the Connecticut Valley aesthetic and material culture. Essays on Landscape and the Environment by Thomas R. Lewis; From Wilderness to Arcadian Vale: Material Life 1635-1750 by Kevin M. Sweeney; Artifacts of Regional Consciousness 1700-1780 by Robert Blair St. George; and Regional Culture in a Revolutionary Era 1760-1820 by Richard D. Brown. Firm binding, though spine is a bit concave and shows light reading creases. Modest edge wear to cover; back cover shows light soil; some ink spots on top edge of text block. Pages crisp, clean, unmarked.

Title: The Great River: Art & Society of the Connecticut Valley, 1635-1820

Author Name: Ward, Gerald W. R.; William N. Hosley, Jr. (editors).

Categories: Americana: New England,

Publisher: Hartford, CT, Wadsworth Atheneum: 1985

ISBN Number: 0918333032

ISBN Number 13: 9780918333032

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Good Plus

Size: Thick 4to-over 9¾"-12" tall.

Seller ID: 406

Keywords: Connecticut Valley Aesthetic Material Culture Art Design ,