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Author Woodward, Kesler E., 1951-

Title A Northern adventure : the art of Fred Machetanz / Kesler E. Woodward.

Imprint Augusta, Ga. : Morris Communications Co., c2004.

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Location Call No. Status
 GDL Brand Library Non-Fiction    759.13 Machetanz,F WOO    Available
Description xi, 100 p. : ill. (chiefly col.) ; 30 cm.
Note "Published ... in conjunction with a retrospective exhibition organized by the Anchorage Museum of History and Art"--T.p. verso.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 95-98) and index.
Contents A northern adventure. Beginnings: the artist's early years - - Encountering the lure of Alaska - - Life in the village of Unalakleet - - Uncle Charlie Traeger - - Accibuk, Kyrok, and Miowak - - New York, the publishing world, and World War II - - Lithographs pulled from stone - - Sara: from chance encounter to lifetime partner - - High ridge: establishing a home - - Success follows first major exhibition - - National recognition arrives - - Laurels: honors are bestowed - - Technique, style, and legacy - - Glazing: new light on an old technique - - Draftsmanship and preparation - - Composition: a cinematic approach - - Subject and meaning add distinction - - The oil paintings, watercolors, and pastels - - The stone lithographs - - The limited edition reproduction prints.
Subject Machetanz, Fred, 1908-2002 -- Exhibitions.
Alaska -- In art -- Exhibitions.
Added Author Machetanz, Fred, 1908-2002.
Anchorage Museum of History and Art.
ISBN 1892154161 (cloth)
9781892154163 (cloth)
1892154153 (pbk.)
9781892154156 (pbk.)

 
    
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