German Artist on the Texas Frontier: Friedrich Richard Petri

Hardcover, Austin, Texas: University of Texas Press, 1978. Very Good in Good dust jacket.

Sound binding and hinges. Clean, bright pages with light foxing on edges (visible when book is closed). Cloth over boards is clean. DJ faded at spine with overall shelf wear. ; Study of the life and work of Friedrich Richard Petri (1824–1857), a German-born Texas painter whose works recorded life in the original German immigrant settlements, and portrayed Native American tribes in family settings. Contents: The German heritage. German immigrants & Texas Indians. A new land, a different life. Richard Petri's Indians. Epilogue. Portfolio of color plates. Portfolio of sketches. Bibliography. Index. ; 10.25" tall; 240 pages.

ISBN: 0292727178           Item #3680061

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