Story Painter: The Life of Jacob Lawrence

Story Painter: The Life of Jacob Lawrence

by John Duggleby
     
 

ISBN-10: 0811820823

ISBN-13: 2900811820829

Pub. Date: 10/01/1998

Publisher: Chronicle Books LLC

The paintings of Jacob Lawrence tell stories. Stories of enslavement and freedom, of human migration and renaissance, of struggle and of triumph. A collection of these paintings provides the backdrop for this exceptional biography which tells the story of one of our finest living painters--from his family's experience in the great migration North, to his growing up in…  See more details below

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The paintings of Jacob Lawrence tell stories. Stories of enslavement and freedom, of human migration and renaissance, of struggle and of triumph. A collection of these paintings provides the backdrop for this exceptional biography which tells the story of one of our finest living painters--from his family's experience in the great migration North, to his growing up in the midst of the Harlem Renaissance, to his rise as one of the most renowned painters of African American life. 25 full-color reproductions.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
2900811820829
Publisher:
Chronicle Books LLC
Publication date:
10/01/1998
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
64

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