A beautiful "coffee table" book displaying 285 of Stokely Webster's paintings of paris and other cities from around the world. Mr. Webster is one of the most accomplished impressionist painters of the mid and late 20th Century.
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Stokely Webster was born in Illinois in 1912. In 1922, he spent a year in France where he saw Monet at work in his Giverny garden. He decided at that time to be a painter. His first studies were that same year with Lawton Parker, and American artist who had studied with Gerome and Whistler.
Mr. Webster, now 88, lives with his wife, Audrey, at their studio on the Connecticut shore.Review:
"One of the most beautiful coffee table art books printed... a spellbinding story of the artist's life". -- Austin Kiplinger, publisher
"What a delight! A fabulous autobiographical account of the life of an artist in words and paint." -- Phil Paleolongos, 'Talk America'
"What a joy it is to look at the life work of a man who knows exactly what he is..." -- David McCullough, author of "Truman"
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Book Description Connecticut River Pr Llc, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. 1st Edition. Language: eng. Bookseller Inventory # 1160-c
Book Description Connecticut River Pr Llc, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # M0970657307
Book Description Connecticut River Press, Newington, CT, 2001. Hard Cover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. Color (illustrator). 1st. First Edition, First Printing; in original shrinkwrap; dj w/unclipped price; 384 pp., w/ plate index; illustrated by 285 color plates. This book of paintings of Paris and other cities is an autobiographical account of the early years of Stokely Webster's artistic career. Size: folio. Bookseller Inventory # 023243
Book Description Connecticut River Pr Llc, 2001. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Never used!. Bookseller Inventory # P110970657307
Book Description Connecticut River Press. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Dust Jacket Condition: New. This copy is still in its shrink-wrap, which is a little bit torn on the rear. We haven't opened it, and so can't say what edition this is. Still, a brand new copy, unopened, of a coffee-table art book that will require a couple of extra dollars to ship. Bookseller Inventory # 523145