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Folk Fest '94

By: N/A

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Atlanta, Slotin: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6204

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light edge and corner wear -- expected aging. ; Lots of ads for Outsider Art. ; B & W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; This is the program for the 1994 Folk Fest in Atlanta. It is in remarkably nice condition. View more info

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Folk Art in America - a Living Tradition

By: N/A

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Atlanta, High Museum of Art & Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Collection: 1974

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6207

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket


Light edge and corner wear. There is an old diagonal crease on the bottom right corner. ; B & W Photographs; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 96 pages; This is a catalog for the exhibit at the High Museum in Atlanta Georgia of works from the Abby Aldrich Rockefeller collection in Williamsburg VA. This exhibit was in 1974. Very informative catalog on traditional folk art in America. View more info

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Howard Finster Art - Finster Fest Announcements 1991 - 2000

By: ( Finster, Howard)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Summervile GA, 1991-2000

Seller ID: 16638

Condition: Very Good


This is a lot of three pieces about the Howard Finster Art Festival in summerville, GA. The pink legal size paper is an invitation to artists to participate in the first annual festival, May 18, 1991. The gold one is an announcement about the 1998 Festival held in Dowdy Park in Summerville, sponsored by the First National Bank of Chattooga County. The postcard is a 15% off coupon good for one item at the Finster Fest at Paradise Gardens in 2000. I'm not sure what year the show became Finster Fest, but that name continues to the present time. This is one of three Finster memorabilia lots w... View more info

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Wedding at Howard Finster's Paradise Garden 1989 Georgia

By: (Finster, Howard)

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Summervile GA, 1989

Seller ID: 16639

Condition: Very Good


This is a little group of items from the 1989 wedding of Geraldine Phillips to Leonard Allen Finster, Sr., I assume a relative of the well-known folk artist Howard Finster. The ceremony was held at Finster's Paradise Gardens, in Pennville, GA, near Summerville. The invitation is in what seems to be the inner envelope Inside the invitation is a drawing by Howard celebrating the marriage. There is a hand-drawn map showing directions to the reception at Len's house in Menlo. There are 4 photos from the wedding, showing the bride and groom, Howard ( who probably performed the ceremony), with th... View more info

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Three Howard Finster Exhibit notices with Prints of Finster's art

By: (Finster, Howard)

Price: $20.00

Publisher: Summerville GA, 1986-1992

Seller ID: 16640

Condition: Very Good


This is a lot of three pieces about exhibits of Howard Finster's work. The one with the church drawing isan announcement of a reception for Howard at the First National Bank of Chattooga County (GA) May 18, 1986. The light green one has on the inside a list of pieces in a traveling show at the same bank - perhaps the same show? The one with the dinosaur drawing is a list for the 8th Annual Howard Finster art Show in 1992, same bank in Summerville. Most of these pieces were on loan, but eight were for sale. There is some light toning, especially to the edges, light edge wear, the green one h... View more info

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The Dot Man: George Andrews of Madison Georgia

By: Gruber, J. Gruber

Price: $55.00

Publisher: Augusta, Morris Museum of Art: 1994

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 12559

Condition: Near Fine with no dust jacket


Near fine except for a binding wrinkle in the lamination of the illustrated front board. Issued without dust jacket. ; Oblong Small 4to 9" - 11" tall; 55 pages; George Andrews of Madison, Georgia was a folk artist known as the Dot Man due to his use, obviously, of dots of paint inhis works. This book was published in conjunction with a 1994 exhibition of his work at the Morris Museum in Augusta, GA. Andrerws is also known as the father well-known artist Benny Andrews and writer Raymond Andrews. The book is initialed G. A. , which is how Andrews often signed his work, and signed by Benn... View more info

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More Than Land or Sky Art from Appalachia

By: Nosanow, Barbara Shissler

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington DC, Smithsonian Institution Press for National Museum of American Art: 1981

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 6165

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket


Pictorial wraps with painting of land and sky. Light edge and corner wear with some light soiling on wraps. The last page of text has a vertical crease. Otherwise the interior is excellent. Book is square and binding is secure. ; B&W and Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 127 pages; This is the beautifully illustrated catalog for an exhibit at the National Museum of American Art in 1981. It includes one of the early appearances of work by Georgia folk artist, Howard Finster. Finster also provided the title for the catalog in one of his song lyrics. View more info

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Billy Roper: Visual Storyteller

By: Sachant, Pamela Jane

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Dahlonega Georgia, University Press of North Georgia: 2007

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Inscription: Signed by Illustrator

Seller ID: 6074

Condition: New with no dust jacket


Brand new softcover may have shelfwear. ; B&W and Color Illustrations; 8vo 8" - 9" tall; 59 pages; This is a catalog of the exhibit of Roper's work at North Georgia in January and February of 2007. It is filled with color, and some black and white, photos of Roper's work. Roper is an outsider artist from Pickens County GA. Signed by Roper on the cover and on the ffep/title page. Foreword by David Potter, President of North Georgia College and State University; Introduction by Thomas Scanlin; and Essay by Pamela Jane Sachant, Prof of Art at North Georgia. This is the first publication b... View more info

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Slotin Folk Art Auction, November 10-11, 2018

By: Slotin, Steve and Amy

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Buford GA, Slotin: 2018

Edition: First Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 16082

Condition: Very Good+


This catalog has some light, general wear. This is the illustrated catalog for the Slotin Folk Art Auction held in BufordGeorgia on April 29-30, 2017. This is a beautifully illustrated catalog with many folk artists represented, especially those from the South. Clementine Hunter, Howard Finster, Mattie Lou O'Kelley, Thornton Dial, Bill Traylor, Sam Doyle and many, many more. ; Color Illustrations; 4to 11" - 13" tall; 139 pages View more info