2006. Item #A6271
Danto, Arthur C. Sheila Hicks Weaving as Metaphor. Yale University Press 2006. 415p, 195 color pls. + 195 small color reference ills. Very good hardcover (white boards shelf-smudged, outer pages faintly foxed); no d.j., as issued. ** Texts also by Nina Stritzler-Levine (editor) and Joan Simon. Catalogue of the exhibition at The Bard Graduate Center for Studies in the Decorative Arts, Design, and Culture; entries and descriptions provided by Hicks. An unusual book, designed by Irma Boom. Front cover is blind-textured with the design of a Hicks weaving. Shipping/handling may be extra; please keep this in mind when ordering.