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In pursuit of fame

Lillian B. Miller

In pursuit of fame

Rembrandt Peale, 1778-1860

by Lillian B. Miller

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Published by National Portrait Gallery, University of Washington Press in Washington, D.C, Seattle .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860.,
    • Portrait painters -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 283-317) and index.

      Statementby Lillian B. Miller with an essay on the paintings of Rembrandt Peale, character and conventions by Carol Eaton Hevner ; research assistant, Ellen Hickey Grayson.
      ContributionsHevner, Carol Eaton, 1947-
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsND1329.P4164 M56 1992
      The Physical Object
      Pagination320 p. :
      Number of Pages320
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1715824M
      ISBN 100295972432
      LC Control Number92018207

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