British Folk Art       


Further Reading
Here is a shortlist of books which cover British Folk Art either exclusively or as part of a related subject. Many more are listed in my book's bibliography.

Ayres, J, British Folk Art, Barrie & Jenkins, 1977

Ayres, J, Two Hundred Years of English Naïve Art 1700-1900,      Art Services International, 1996

Brears, P, North Country Folk Art, John Donald, 1989

Carrington, N, Popular English Art, King Penguin, 1945

Cooper, E, People's Art:Working-Class Art 1750 to Present Day, Mainstream Publishing, 1994

Jones B, The Unsophisticated Arts, The Architectural Press,1951

Lambert, M and Marx, E, English Popular and Traditional Art, Collins, 1946

Lambert, M and Marx, E, English Popular Art, Merlin Press, 1951

Young, R, Folk Art, Octopus, 1999




Poster for a Popular Art exhibition which was part of the Festival of Britain.