The Human and the Eternal: Shaker Art in Its Many Forms

A catalog from the exhibit at the Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village

Route 26, New Gloucester, ME


Exhibit covers Shaker art from the 18th - 21st centuries.
9 Shaker villages and 47 Shaker artists from the Sabbathday Lake collection

2008 and 2009 seasons

Member institution of 2008 Maine Folk Art Trail

Essays by:

  • Sr. Frances Carr and Br. Arnold Hadd, Sabbathday Lake Shaker Village
  • Gerard C. Wertkin, Retired Director, Museum of American Folk Art
  • Dr. Daniel W. Patterson, author, "The Shaker Spiritual", "Shaker Gift Drawing and Gift Song"

69 pages - full color - 119 images of the exhibit items with captions - illustrated essays - artist biographies.

$15.00 ppd

Send check or money order to:
United Society of Shakers
707 Shaker Rd.
New Gloucester, ME 04260

(207) 926-4597