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The limners : America's earliest portrait painters

Fisher, Leonard Everett.

New York : Marshall Cavendish, 2000, c1969.

47 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Discusses the motivation, materials, and techniques of the first "artists" in colonial America--the sign painters--and how their works contribute to a better understanding of early American history and society.

Reading Level: 7.0

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ISBN:

0761409327

LC Call No:

ND1311 .F5 2000

Dewey Class No:

757/.0973 21

Author:

Fisher, Leonard Everett.

Title:

The limners : America's earliest portrait painters / written & illustrated by Leonard Everett Fisher.

Edition:

1st Marshall Cavendish ed.

Publisher:

New York : Marshall Cavendish, 2000, c1969.

Physical:

47 p. : ill. ; 24 cm.

Series:

Colonial craftsmen

Notes:

Includes index.

Summary:

Discusses the motivation, materials, and techniques of the first "artists" in colonial America--the sign painters--and how their works contribute to a better understanding of early American history and society.

Subject:

Portrait painting.

Subject:

Artists--United States.

Subject:

American art.

SAE:PersonlName:

Fisher, Leonard Everett. Colonial craftsmen.

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