Artists of colonial America (Book, 2003) []
skip to content
Artists of colonial America Preview this item
ClosePreview this item

Artists of colonial America

Author: Elisabeth Louise Roark
Publisher: Westport, Conn. : Greenwood Press, 2003.
Series: Artists of an era.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
Discusses the lives of ten colonial American artists.

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...


Genre/Form: Biographies
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Elisabeth Louise Roark
ISBN: 0313320233 9780313320231
OCLC Number: 52574549
Description: xviii, 207 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm.
Contents: John White (c.1545-1606?), artist-explorer --
John Foster (1648-1681), America's first printmaker --
The Freake painter (active 1670-c.1680), an anonymous master --
Joseph Lamson (1658-1722), stonecutter --
Justus Engelhardt Kuhn (?-1717), portrait painter to a colonial aristocracy --
Henrietta Johnston (c.1674-1729), America's first professional woman artist --
Gustavus Hesselius (1682-1755), colonial realist --
Paul Revere (1734-1818), artist and revolutionary --
John Singleton Copley (1738-1815), Anglo-American master --
Benjamin West (1738-1820), American artist abroad.
Series Title: Artists of an era.
Responsibility: Elisabeth L. Roark.


During the Colonial era, artists began to create an American identity in the art world.  Read more...


User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...


Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Close Window

Please sign in to WorldCat 

Don't have an account? You can easily create a free account.