David J. Weber.
Title Richard H. Kern: Expeditionary Artist in the Far Southwest, 1848-1853.
Book Condition Used: Like New
Publisher Albuquerque, NM: For the Amon Carter Museum by the University of New Mexico Press, 1985
Seller ID GY815-316
4to. 10 1/2 x 8 1/2 inches. (xiv), (356) pp. Frontispiece, 7 maps, 151 black-and-white illustrations, 16 color plates, index; text clean, unmarked. Quarter navy blue leather, titled in silver, blue cloth over boards, dust-jacket in archival mylar; binding square and tight. Fine. Richard H. Kern was an American artist and explorer who accompanied four major expeditions to the Southwest. His watercolors and sketches document the trips, and were widely reproduced in his day. This book reproduces his art and gives a full account of his professional life. David J. Weber is professor of history at Southern Methodist University; he has published 12 books on the history of the Southwest and is winner of 6 major and professional awards.
Richard H Kern Expeditionary Artist in the Far Southwest 1848-1853, David J Weber, Travel and Exploration