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The Arts and crafts movement : making it Irish / edited by Vera Kreilkamp.

Additional Title(s):

Making it Irish

[Chestnut Hill, Mass.] : McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College, [2016]
Physical Description:
298 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 23 x 23 cm
Reference Library
NK937 .A78 2016 (LC) Oversize
Accessible in the Reference Library [Hours]
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Includes bibliographical references. (page 192-193).
Published in conjunction with the exhibition held at the McMullen Museum of Art, Boston College, February 6-June 5, 2016.
Subject Terms:
Arts and crafts movement -- Ireland -- Exhibitions.
Arts and crafts movement.
Decorative arts -- Ireland -- Exhibitions.
Decorative arts.
Exhibition catalogs.
Kreilkamp, Vera, editor.
McMullen Museum of Art, host institution.

  • Introduction / Vera Kreilkamp
  • Political, literary, and geographic contexts. The spirit of Ireland's past: illumination, ornament, and national identity in public art / Marguerite Helmers and Kayla Rose
  • The arts and crafts movement and the Irish literary revival / Marjorie Howes
  • The arts and crafts movement in the north of Ireland / Paul Larmour
  • The Honan Chapel. "Items of extraordinary beauty": the Honan Chapel and collection / Virginia Teehan
  • "Truly and sincerely Irish"?: the medieval sources for the architecture of the Honan Chapel / Tomas O Carragain
  • Cloths of Ireland's new "golden age": creating textiles for the Honan Chapel / Nancy Netzer
  • Stained glass revival. The jewel in the crown: the art of stained glass in the Irish arts and crafts movement, 1903-30 / Nicola Gordon Bowe
  • Harry Clarke's saints, sinners, and self-portraits / Kelly Sullivan
  • Richard King's Roche Room windows: a legacy of the Irish arts and craft's movement at Boston College / Diana Larsen
  • Women's work. The Irish arts and crafts edition: printing at Dun Emer and Cuala / Andrew A. Kuhn
  • Philanthropy and Irish craft, 1883-1900 / Janice Helland --- Exquisite lace and dirty linen: the taming of girl power / Fintan O'Toole.