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Author Fisher, Leonard Everett.
Title The limners : America's earliest portrait painters / written & illustrated by Leonard Everett Fisher.
Pub Info New York : Marshall Cavendish, 1999.
book jacket
 Barnstable (Sturgis) Juv.  J 973.2 FIS     AVAILABLE
Descript 47 p. ; ill. ; 24 cm.
Series Colonial craftsmen
Fisher, Leonard Everett. Colonial craftsmen.
Note Accelerated Reader MG 6.7 1 1 44742
Bibliog. Includes bibliographical references and 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, American -- Juvenile literature.
Art, American -- History.
ISBN 0761409327
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