Finger Painting in Oils SIGNED Hardcover in Dust Jacket 1968 by Elver A. Barker - Art Instruction


Title: Finger Painting in Oils

Author: Elver A. Barker

Description: Inscribed by the author on ffep. First Edition. Mustard-colored cloth boards with black lettering on spine. Very faint wear at head and foot of spine. Interior crisp and clean. Dust jacket has a little chipping at head and foot of spine and top corners; small chip to bottom edge of front panel; short closed tears to rear panel; some minor soiling; not price clipped ($7.95). DJ in clear archival sleeve. 27 b/w and 15 color illustrations. Index. xix, 156 pp. 9.5 x 7.25 inches.

Laid in is the original purchase receipt from the author. Elver Barker (1920-2004) was a Newcastle (Wyoming) and Denver artist, teacher, and social change activist. He was an early officer of the Mattachine Society and was also active with the American Friends Service Committee. His studied oils and pastels under Arthur W. Palmer and Thomas Leighton in San Francisco.

Binding: Hardcover
Condition: Very Good+
Jacket Condition: Very Good

Publisher: D. Van Nostrand Company
Place: Princeton, New Jersey
Year: 1968

Language: English

ISBN: n/a

Keywords: art, instruction, painting,

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