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Published February 25, 2011, 12:00 AM

Kovels Antiques: One person’s kitsch another’s idea of stylish

"Kitsch” is a term that refers to something that’s overly sentimental or vulgar or in just plain poor taste. Paintings on velvet of Elvis Presley, plastic pink flamingos and hula girl statues were all once considered kitsch – and laughable.

By: Terry Kovel, INFORUM

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