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A Brush with History: Paintings from the National Portrait Gallery

by Carolyn Kinder Carr and Ellen G. Miles (2001; 216 pages)

Portraiture is a unique genre that is common ground for both American art history and history. Offering seventy-six wide-ranging examples from the National Portrait Gallery's incomparable collection, A Brush with History showcases the American portrait tradition from the country's beginnings to the present.

Hardcover, $60.00
Softcover, $30.00

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