Traveling Across North America 1812-1813 Watercolors by the Russian Diplomat Pavel Svinin
Publisher/Date: Harry N Abrams (c. 1992) Printed in Russia.
Format/Condition: Used oblong hardcover book with dust jacket in Very Good condition; dust jacket has edgewear. Binding good; textblock strong; pages clean and unmarked. 192 pages, index. Dimensions: 8 1/2 x 7 inches. Illustrated with 68 watercolors from the collection of the Russian Museum, St. Petersburg
Description: During 1812-14, the Russian Diplomat Pavel Svinin traveled in North America. This book reflects the sights and sounds of what he saw in this travels. He was a landscape painter and several of the art works including well-known landmarks.