The Art of William Edmondson Paperback
This 232-page retrospective features the sculpture of Nashville native William Edmondson, who is known as the greatest folk carver of the 20th century. Edmondson (1874-1951) initially created memorial gravestones and then moved on to creating animal, human and celestial figures; always inspired by his faith, community and culture. Dive into Edmondson's art with photos by Edward Weston, Louise Dahl-Wolfe, and Consuelo Kanaga; as well as several essays about his life and work. The soft-bound book measure 10 1/2 x 9 inches.