Simply Shaker

7th November 1997 at 00:00
"Shaker: the Art of Craftsmanship", is an exhibition of furniture and decorative arts from the United States' Mount Lebanon Shaker community, established in 1785. It will run from January 22 to April 26 at the Barbican Art Gallery, London EC2. Exhibits, ranging from furniture to oval boxes and sewing carriers to textiles, will characterise the traditional Shaker values of simplicity, utility, order and fine craftsmanship. Tel: 0171 588 9023.

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