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The joke's on George

Author: Michael O Tunnell; Kathy Osborn
Publisher: New York : Tambourine Books, ©1993.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Juvenile audience : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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Briefly surveys the life of the early American portrait painter and describes an incident in which George Washington, visiting his natural history museum, was fooled by a lifelike painting of two of Peale's sons climbing a staircase.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Juvenile works
Juvenile literature
Biography Juvenile literature
Named Person: Charles Willson Peale; George Washington; Charles Willson Peale; George Washington; George Washington
Material Type: Juvenile audience
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael O Tunnell; Kathy Osborn
ISBN: 0688117589 9780688117580 0688117597 9780688117597
OCLC Number: 26976669
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 23 x 28 cm
Responsibility: Michael O. Tunnell ; pictures by Kathy Osborn.

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Briefly surveys the life of the early American portrait painter and describes an incident in which George Washington, visiting his natural history museum, was fooled by a lifelike painting of two of Peale's sons climbing a staircase.

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