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Made with Passion: The Hemphill Folk Art Collection
Author: Lynda Roscoe Hartigan
Co-Publisher: Smithsonian Institution Press
Publication Date: 1990
Pages: 240 pp.: ill. (87 col., 186 b&w)
This in-depth look at a renowned collection, ranging from bottlecap giraffes and wood carvings to hand-sewn quilts, provides a new understanding of folk art, recognizing its achievements as an essential part of America’s visual heritage. Lynda Roscoe Hartigan’s essay discusses the man behind the collection and its development over four decades.