Biography; Art; Portraits. Painters. The biography of Gilbert Stuart father of American Portraiture. Jacket front: Josiah Quincy 1842, oil on canvas. Jacket back: self-portrait 1786 Oil on canvas. (159 Pgs.) Illustrated in beautiful color plates. Burgundy cloth boards. DJ & BOOK VVG.AUTHOR: Richard McLanathan PUBLISHER: Harry N. Abrams Publishers ISBN: 0810915014 YEAR: 1986 FORMAT: Hardcover EDITION: First Ed.