Painting : in water color : holograph ms., [undated] / [by Jonathan Fisher]
Fisher, Jonathan, 1768-1847
Place of publication, production, or execution:
16 p. (on 9 frames of microfilm).
Access Note / Rights:
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Treatise discussing materials, colors, techniques, and "receipts for those who paint in water colors." In addition, sketches begin an unfinished section on "Sketching." Hogarth's ANALYSIS OF BEAUTY is quoted.
Painting : in water color : holograph ms., [undated] / [by Jonathan Fisher]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2804 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Original in Jonathan Fisher Memorial, Inc, Blue Hill, Maine.
Wood engraver and portrait and landscape painter in Blue Hill, Maine. Also clergyman, author, poet, linguist, inventor, farmer, surveyer, architect, naturalist, missionary, and teacher.
Donated 1974 by William P. Hinckley.
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001