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Heavenly Visions: Shaker Gift Drawings and Gift Songs

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"Offering both an extraordinary aesthetic experience and a reasoned account of these delicate 'gift' drawings, texts, and songs, Heavenly Visions demonstrates that the Shakers, best known for the austere functionalism of their crafts were, if briefly, extraordinary picture-makers, whose imagery is steeped in symbolism, rich in colour, and elegant in design." --Art History For many people, the art of the Shakers is thought to be the furniture, objects, and buildings for which their spiritual communities are perhaps most ...

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Heavenly Visions: Shaker Gift Drawings and Gift Songs 2001, University of Minnesota Press, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780816640690

3rd edition

Hardcover