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Rockwell Kent

Rockwell Kent

Rockwell Kent

a selection of illustrations from the "Decameron of Giovanni Boccaccio"

by Rockwell Kent

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Published by Lambton Visual Aids in Newcastle upon Tyne .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesDecamerone.
Statementtranslated by Richard Aldington, Garden City Publishing Co. Inc., New York, 1949.
SeriesLVA 1088
ContributionsLambton Visual Aids.
The Physical Object
Pagination24 slides
Number of Pages24
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19502932M

1st Ed Rockwell Kent Autographed Book - This My Own with Personalized Drawing - Woodblock Illustrations Rare Antiquarian Book DecoDazeFineVintage out of . "Rockwell Kent was one of those who truly lived more lives than one. Into his long life he crammed more careers than any ordinary man would seriously contemplate. Painter, muralist, illustrator, printmaker, book designer, graphic artist, architect and builder, writer and editor, speaker and lecturer navigator and restless traveler, political and social activist—he was all these and much more.

Early 20th c. American realist painter. Rockwell Kent AKA Rockwell Kent, Jr. Born: Jun Birthplace: Tarrytown, NY Died: Mar Location of death: Plattsburgh, NY Cause of death: unspecified Remains [1] Ran for Congress from New York State as a candidate of the American Labor Party. Father: Rockwell Kent, Sr. Mother: Sara Ann Holgate Wife: Kathleen Whiting (m. , div Born: In , Sally Kent Gorton presented SUNY Plattsburgh with a representative collection of Rockwell Kent’s works that became the foundation for the college’s Rockwell Kent Collection. In , she donated additional items to the collection, which are referred to as the “Kent Legacies” materials.

Rockwell Kent was born J , in Tarrytown Heights, New York. Prior to his time spent in Alaska, Kent lived and painted on Monhegan Island off the coast of Maine, and in Newfoundland. There he developed a love for cold, northern climates, fjords, and the isolation of island life. SIGNED BY ROCKWELL KENT. KENT, Rockwell. A Birthday Book. New York, Signed limited first edition, number of beautifully illustrated copies made by The Pynson Printers and signed by Rockwell Kent. $ Read More.


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