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Author Ketner, Joseph D., II, 1955-
Title The emergence of the African-American artist : Robert S. Duncanson, 1821-1872 / Joseph D. Ketner.
Imprint Columbia : University of Missouri Press, [1993]
©1993

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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND1839.D85 K48 1993    AVAILABLE  
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 OTTERBEIN MAIN COLLECTION  ND1839.D85 K48 1993    AVAILABLE  
Author Ketner, Joseph D., II, 1955-
Subject Duncanson, Robert S., 1821-1872.
African American painters -- Biography.
Landscape painters -- United States -- Biography.
Alt Name Duncanson, Robert S., 1821-1872.
Description x, 235 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 27 cm
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (p. 225-229) and index.
ISBN 0826208800
OCLC # 26762922
Table of Contents
 Acknowledgments 
 Introduction1
1"Portraits...historical and fancy pieces of great merit": Apprenticeship and Itinerant Beginnings11
2"A Token of Gratitude": The Ohio River Valley Landscape Tradition33
3"The well-known decorative painter Duncanson": Nicholas Longworth's Belmont Murals50
4The Light of Europe: The "Grand Tour"70
5"The best landscape painter in the West"84
6"My heart has always been with the down-trodden race": The African-American Artist and Abolitionist Patronage94
7"I have made up my mind to paint a great picture": Exile and International Acclaim112
8The Lure of Scotland156
9A Spiritualist in Stormy Seas: Final Years177
 Catalog of Artworks189
 Notes207
 Bibliography225
 Index231
 Index of Illustrations235


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