Art dealer's stamp to a few leaves else a near fine copy in a very good dust jacket with a few small tears. Scarce in dust jacket. First edition. Navy blue cloth. Sq. 8vo. xvi, 123 pp. (1). 6 color & 50 b/w illus. Robert Salmon (1775-1851), popular but eccentric painter of marine subjects, is considered by some to be the father of Luminism. Wilmeding's treatise is the definitive work. Includes extensive appendices, catalogues, and a bibliography.
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Book Description Peabody Museum of Salem, 1971. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110875770401