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 - Anna Zollinger - Goodreads
Hex Signs: Pennsylvanian Dutch Bans Symbols and Their Meaning is an amazing and interesting look at the Folk Art of the Pennsylvania Dutch. The book is well researched and contains some absolutely ... Read full review
Review: Hex Signs: Pennsylvania Dutch Barn Symbols & Their Meaning: Revised & ExpandedUser Review - Scott - Goodreads
Excellent introduction to the topic. Read full review
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