ERIC Number: ED219348
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1981
Reference Count: 0
Hungarian Folk Arts and Crafts. Educational Curriculum Kit 6.
This booklet provides a brief introduction to Hungarian arts and crafts. A discussion of the historical development and characteristics of Hungarian folk art supplies the background for a section in which regional styles of Hungarian folk art are described (Transdanubia, the Highlands of northern Hungary, Transylvania, and the Great Hungarian Plain.) Section four presents descriptions and illustrations of Hungarian folk art, including structures, furniture, carving, pottery, metalwork, leatherwork, folk costumes, and embroidery. The availability of Hungarian folk art collections in the Pittsburgh (Pennsylvania) area is cited, and a selected bibliography is included. (JD)
Descriptors: Architecture, Art Activities, Clothing Design, Community Resources, Creative Expression, Elementary Secondary Education, Folk Culture, Foreign Countries, Handicrafts, Woodworking
Paul Body, 5860 Douglas St., Pittsburgh PA 15217 ($1.50).
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Sponsor: American Hungarian Educators' Association, Silver Spring, MD.; Office of Elementary and Secondary Education (ED), Washington, DC. Ethnic Heritage Studies Program.
Authoring Institution: Hungarian Ethnic Heritage Study, Pittsburgh, PA.
Note: For related documents, see SP 020 311-320.