Fisher, Jonathan, b. 1768 d. 1847
Woodworker, Landscape painter
Active in Me.
Collection size: 16 p. (on 9 frames of microfilm).
Collection Summary: Treatise discussing materials, colors, techniques, and "receipts for those who paint in water colors." In addition, sketches begin an unfinished section on "Sketching." Hogarth's ANALYSIS OF BEAUTY is quoted.
Biographical/Historical Note: Wood engraver and portrait and landscape painter in Blue Hill, Maine. Also clergyman, author, poet, linguist, inventor, farmer, surveyer, architect, naturalist, missionary, and teacher.
Donated 1974 by William P. Hinckley.
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