2017 Prize

Photo of red book cover with the title of the book in white letters and a photo of three carved busts of women. One of the busts is painted with green and red clothing, black hair, blue eyes

Margaret K. Hofer and Roberta J. M. Olson for Making It Modern: The Folk Art Collection of Elie and Viola Nadelma. The prize is shared with essayists Kenneth L. Ames, Barbara Haskell, Cynthia Nadelman, and Elizabeth Stillinger.