Motyvy hut s ul s koho keramichnoho rozpysu / Motives of Hutsul Pottery Painting / Motivy gutsul'skoi goncharnoi rospisi

Kyiv: Dukh i Litera, 2005. Sewn cl. This mongoraph publishes and interprets the naive and spare beauty of the imagery painted on ceramic tiles known as Hutsul. Making jugs and pitchers, stoves and fireplaces, artists decorated them to brighten interiors and tell stories of hunts and romances, fishing and soldiering. Most date to the nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Concentrated in areas of Volyn, Chernihiv, and Podillia, the works depict such subjects as festivals and merry-making, birds and animals, trysts and fights. 164 p., 30 cm, 130 b/w illus., Ukrianian, Rus., ENGLISH. Item #4303
ISBN: 9667888886

Price: $63.00

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