A catalog of the Whitney Museum's 1986 exhibition of the same title, Shaker Design provides an abundance of stunning imagery as well as detailed information on the design aesthetics and purpose of everyday items in American Shaker life.
From their famous chair and other furniture designs to basketry, spinning wheels, and rag carpets, the simple folk aesthetic and means of production are a wellspring of inspiration for the contemporary maker.
Soft cover with color photographs throughout.
Condition: Great, with visible but minor wear all taken to the exterior.
Measures ~8.5"x8.5". 228 pages.