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Shaker textile arts

Beverley Gordon

Shaker textile arts

by Beverley Gordon

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Published by University Press of New England with the cooperation of the Merrimack Valley Textile Museum and Shaker Community in Hanover, NH .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Includes index.

StatementBeverly Gordon.
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv,329p. :
Number of Pages329
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL21520368M
ISBN 100874512425

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A number of those drawings remain as important artifacts of Shaker folk art. Shaker dance and worship, during have compiled books of Shaker songs, and groups have been formed to sing the songs and perform the dances.

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As someone interested in textiles, hard to find info. A textile worker, Ann Lee, became a leader of the sect and developed their doctrine—craftspeople were always central to the Shaker movement.

InLee and her disciples travelled to America to establish their own millenarian church, which believed that Jesus Christ would rule on Earth for 1, years, followed by the apocalypse.

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Shaker textile arts. [Beverly Gordon] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for A comprehensive book on the kinds of textiles the Shakers used, how they were produced, and their cultural and economic importance to the communities.

Rating. Many of the textiles found in Shaker communities were brought into the community by those who joined the movement, and other textiles were woven by Shakers. The Shakers had 2 and 4 harness looms and wove relatively simple plain weave and twill cloth.

They wove for their own needs but also made items for sale to what they called The World's People.Shaker Textile Arts by Gordon, Beverly. University Press of New England. PAPERBACK. Moderate edge wear. Binding good. May have marking in text.

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Good.Hanover: Shaker Community, Inc. & University Press of New England, First Edition ; First Printing. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good+; with a Very Good+ dust jacket. Text is clean and unmarked. Illustrated. ; 8vo 8 - 9 tall. Book Edition: First Edition; First Printing.