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Title:
Remembrance of Patria: Dutch Arts and Culture in Colonial America 1609-1776
ISBN: 0939072068
Book #: 009222

Author: Blackburn, Roderic H. and Piwonka, Ruth
Illustrator: n/a
Publisher: Albany Institute of History and Art
Place: Albany, NY
Year: 1988
Edition: Edition Unstated

Book Cond.: Near Fine Condition
Jacket Cond.: Near Fine
Binding: Hardcover
Size: 4to
Book Type: n/a
Signed: Signed by Author

Description / Comments:
Size: 4to. Text body is clean, and free from previous owner annotation, underlining and highlighting. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Signed and inscribed by Roderic Blackburn on title page. This book is based on the exhibition with the same title held at the Albany Institute of History and Art, May 9 to October 12, 1986. Ivory gilt stamped cloth spine and teal paper over boards, includes an essay on paintings by Mary Black, additional contributions by Charlotte Wilcoxen, Joyce Volk, and Nancy Kelley; 318 pages, Index, Genealogies, Bibliography, Sources of Quotations, list of Lenders to the Exhibition, illustrated with color and black-and-white photographs. “In a major exhibition commemorating the tricentennial of the city of Albany (1686-1986) the range of Dutch experience in America was recovered in nearly 350 objects: paintings, furniture, silver, gold, ceramics, textiles, prints, drawings, and architectural elements. This book is based on a decade of research in America and in the Netherlands and contains much new information concerning Netherlands prototypes of New York architecture, fine and decorative arts, and rural and urban tradition presented by a number of distinguished contributors.” Top edge of text block is foxed (no foxing in text and no mildew odor), a few spots of foxing on fore edge and bottom of text block. Dust jacket is foxed inside along top & bottom edges. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: 4 lbs 7 oz. Category: History; Books; Genealogy & Local History. Signed by Author. ISBN: 0939072068. ISBN/EAN: 9780939072064. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 009222.