Folk Art in the Alps Author:Peter Weninger Peasant art enjoys a greater popularity today than ever before, and that of the countries of the central Alpine region is a favorite . . . The peasant populatio is the most important of all producers of local arts and crafts. In this region its descent is varied, and the very faithfulness of each strain to its own traditional arts forms has a st... more »imulating effect on the whole, for one tradition fructified another.
This book's combination of explanatory text and marvelous photos of a variety of art tha will interest both devotes and fledgling enthusiasts just being introduced to this topic.« less