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Pennsylvania Dutch American folk art

Henry J. Kauffman

Pennsylvania Dutch American folk art

by Henry J. Kauffman

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Published by Olde Springfield Shoppe in Elverson, Pa .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk art, Pennsylvania Dutch,
  • Decorative arts, Pennsylvania Dutch

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p.145-146).

    StatementHenry Kauffman.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsNK835.P4 K3 1993
    The Physical Object
    Pagination146 p. :
    Number of Pages146
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1036402M
    ISBN 101883294002
    LC Control Number93231744
    OCLC/WorldCa29637889

    The Pennsylvania Dutch (also called Pennsylvania Germans or Pennsylvania Deutsch) are descendants of early German immigrants to Pennsylvania. They are made up of a range of religious groups including Amish, Mennonite-Lutheran, German Reformed, Moravian, and groups share some beliefs—many revolving around a conservative life—while differing in : Karrie Gavin. My first Pennsylvania Dutch folk art inspired chair project. I layered my contrasting colors with the opaque folk art paint to build decorative detail. The paint was forgiving, to some extent, in that I could cover over pencil strokes or smooth my strokes with a touch of an adjacent color.

    The Pennsylvania Dutch maintained numerous religious affiliations, with the greatest number being Lutheran or German Reformed, but also with many Anabaptists, including Mennonites, Amish, and Anabaptist religions promoted a simple life-style, and their adherents were known as Plain people or Plain Dutch. This was in contrast to the Fancy Dutch, who tended to assimilate more easily. The Pennsylvania Dutch country may be said to have been "discovered" by collectors in the s and s. These unique people, with their old-world customs and colorful folk art, have created in America an authentic genre, with a flavor much in vogue among .

    Book Review: Pennsylvania Dutch American Folk Art. By Henry Kauffman. PDF John Joseph Stoudt. Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Book Review: Tributes to William Penn: A Tercentenary Record Pennsylvania Historical and Museum Commission, Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. PDF Thomas Robson Hay. Book Review: War Years with Jeb Stuart.   All are iconic Pennsylvania Dutch fare, according to William Woys Weaver, author of a new tome on Pennsylvania Dutch food, As American As Shoofly Pie. The book.


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