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4 edition of Rex Brasher found in the catalog.

Rex Brasher

Milton E. Brasher

Rex Brasher

painter of birds, a biography.

by Milton E. Brasher

  • 322 Want to read
  • 33 Currently reading

Published by Rowman and Littlefield in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Brasher, Rex, 1869-1960.

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQL31.B684 B7
    The Physical Object
    Pagination345 p.
    Number of Pages345
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5829875M
    LC Control Number61018827

    In Rex bought a acre farm in Connecticut, the Chickadee Valley, with the $ proceeds from a sale of book illustrations. Then, in , almost years after the publication of Audubon’s Birds of America, Brasher finished his paintings, which he considered the completion of the work begun by John James Rating: % positive. Biography Rex Brasher Known as Connecticut's 20th-Century Audubon, Rex Brasher was born in in Brooklyn, New York, and as a youngster became fascinated with birds, largely due to the influence of his father, an avid naturalist and bird taxidermist.

    BRASHER, REX. Birds and Trees of North America. Chickadee Valley near Kent, CT: Sold for US$ 56, inc. premium Fine Books & Manuscripts. 10 Oct , PDT San Francisco BRASHER, REX. Birds and Trees of North America. Chickadee Valley near Kent, CT: Rex Brasher Association Inc Quick Facts. place. Kent, CT Summary. Programs + Results. Financials. Operations. Mission. This organization has not provided GuideStar with a mission statement. Ruling Year Principal Officer Elizabeth Baker. Main Address. PO Box Kent, CT .

    About the artist: Known as Connecticut's 20th-Century Audubon, Rex Brasher was born in in Brooklyn, New York, and as a youngster became fascinated with birds, largely due to the influence of his father, an avid naturalist and bird taxidermist. Comprised of full-color plates, species and sub-species of birds, species of trees, with an explanatory text by the artist edited and annotated by Lisa McGaw. Complete 2-volume set. Quarter cloth with illustrated boards. Oblong. No writing in the books. Originally published at $ retail. Full refund if not satisfied. Due to this book's size and/or weight, additional shipping.


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Rex Brasher by Milton E. Brasher Download PDF EPUB FB2

Great Original American Bird Book by Rex Brasher New Section Puffin, grebe, auk, loon & more. Birds & Trees of North America by Rex Brasher New Section Finch, goldfinch, sparrow, grosbeak & more.

Original Rex Brasher Bird Prints New Section Carolina parrot, ivory-billed woodpecker, owls and other extinct and endangered species. I love this book.

What Rex Brasher did with hand coloring all of his plates for the 1st ed. of his masterpiece I don't believe will ever be repeated. I own many of his plates, and of all the bird artists, including Audubon, his work is my favorite.

His style is so unique, realistic, but also having some impressionism at the same time.5/5(1). The original illustrations were done by Rex Brasher, and the text was written by Brasher's niece, & Trees of North America were published after Brasher's paintings, which were originally done from to His paintings depicted species and subspecies of North American birds.

Rex Brasher was a noted Connecticut wildlife. About this Item: printed by Rex Brasher book Meriden Gravure Company for Rex Brasher Associates, [Kent, CT, Quarto. (12 x 9 3/4 inches). 7 sheets (11 x 7 1/2 inches), with integral illustrations (6 after Brasher, 3 after photographs), mounted recto and verso of 4 sheets of larger blue-toned paper.

For a limited time Texas Roots is free on all ebook retailers. Sign up for Jean’s mailing list for updates and you’ll also get book two in the series, Texas Wild. The original illustrations were done by Rex Brasher, and the text was written by Brasher's niece, Marie.

Birds & Trees of North America were published after Brasher's paintings, which were originally done from to His paintings Rex Brasher book species and subspecies of North American birds.

Rex Brasher was a noted Connecticut wildlife. Secrets of the friendly woods, Hardcover – January 1, by Rex Brasher (Author) out of 5 stars 1 rating. See all 2 formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Used from Hardcover "Please retry" $ $ $ Hardcover $ 5/5(1).

Painter. Rex was born in Brooklyn, New York, into an old Huguenot family. His grandfather Philip was a member of the New York State Legislature. Rex became passionate about birds at an early age, due to the influence of his father, an avid naturalist and bird taxidermist.

In Burial: Morningside Cemetery, Gaylordsville. Rex Brasher Association -RBA. 14 likes. The Rex Brasher Association is an IRS (c) (3) public charity founded in by descendants of the artist and his ers: BRASHER, Rex () Spring Long Shore [Kent, CT: printed by the Meriden Gravure Company for Rex Brasher Associates, circa ].

Quarto. (12 x 9 3/4 inches). 7 sheets (11 x 7 1/2 inches), with integral illustrations (6 after Brasher, 3 after photographs), mounted recto and verso of 4 sheets of larger blue-toned paper. REX BRASHER Guest Book | View 2 of 5 Entries: "It was a pleasure to have known the gentleman." - Thom Schull "I knew Rex back in the late 70s and early 80s when I worked in the photo finishing.

In Rex bought a acre farm in Connecticut, the Chickadee Valley, with the $ proceeds from a sale of book illustrations.

Here, inalmost years after the publication of Audubon's Birds of America, Brasher finished his paintings, which he considered the completion of the work begun by John James Audubon. Genre/Form: Biographies: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Brasher, Milton E.

Rex Brasher. New York, Rowman and Littlefield [] (OCoLC) Oct 5, - Explore panteekprints's board "Brasher Original Bird Prints ", followed by people on Pinterest. See more ideas about Bird prints, Prints and Rare birds pins.

On Februnoted wildlife illustrator Rex Brasher died. A prolific painter, based in Kent, Brasher produced watercolors depicting 1, species and sub-species of North American birds.

In fact, Brasher recorded more than twice as many birds as his better-known predecessor John James Audubon, who painted species. Born in New York inBrasher began painting seriously in. Birds and Trees of North America.

Chickadee Valley, Kent, Connecticut: Rex Brasher and Associates, 12 volumes. Oblong folio (12 x 17 5/8 inches). (of ) exceptionally fine photogravure plates after Brasher, coloured by pochoir andairbrush (bound without plates 6.

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Rex Brasher Decided at age 8 to paint every bird in North America from life, and did. Sailed a sloop from Maine to Florida by himself. Rex Brasher worked until two years before his death, when his eyesight failed him. He died inin Gaylordsville, CT, at the age of His monumental achievement has earned him a permanent place among noted American wildlife illustrators.

It is unlikely that anyone will ever again attempt to repeat such a comprehensive series of paintings. REX Book Store. likes 49, talking about this 1, were here.

For 70 years, we have been continuously evolving as the leading learning solutions provider in the Philippines. We aim to /5(43). Rex’s biographer, his nephew Milton Brasher, noted that Rex was often generous to family and friends. Rex loaned Milton $1, to start a business, but then tore up the note.

A neighbor faced with a devastating illness found $ in his mailbox from Rex.Deborah and Melode Brasher of Kent will discuss their uncle Rex Brasher's life and art on April 17 prior to a one-day-only exhibit of hand-colored prints by the noted bird painter on Saturday Author: Laila Kain.The Project Gutenberg eBook, Western Bird Guide, by Chester A.

(Chester Albert) Reed, Harry F. Harvey, and Rex I. Brasher. This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever.