Hex Signs: Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Symbols & Their Meaning
A revised and expanded edition of the classic work on hex-sign barn decorations, offering insight into their various forms, geographical spread, European origins, evolution in Pennsylvania, and current use in tourism, advertising, and regional art. The authors explore the meaning of the symbols by examining evidence from popular writers, scholars, and contemporary hex-sign painters. Full-color photographs display the grandeur of this Pennsylvania Dutch phenomenon.
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Review: Hex Signs: Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Symbols & Their Meaning: Revised & ExpandedUser Review - Scott - Goodreads
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Review: Hex Signs: Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Symbols & Their Meaning: Revised & ExpandedUser Review - Anna Beylenn - Goodreads
An amazing and interesting look at the Folk Art of the Pennsylvania Dutch. Definitely gives me another reason to visit Pennsylvania eventually. Read full review
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