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Li'l Sis and Uncle Willie : a story based on the life and paintings of William H. Johnson / by Gwen Everett.

Author/Creator:
Everett, Gwen.
Publication:
Washington, DC : National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution ; New York : Rizzoli International, [1991].
Format/Description:
Book
[32] unnumbered pages : color illustrations ; 27 cm
Subjects:
Johnson, William H., 1901-1970 -- Juvenile literature.
Johnson, William H., 1901-1970
Johnson, William H., 1901-1970.
African American artists -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.
African American artists.
American painting.
American artists -- Biography.
African Americans -- Biography.
Childrens subjects:
Johnson, William H., 1901-1970.
Artists.
African Americans -- Biography.
Painting, American.
Form/Genre:
Biographies.
Biography.
Juvenile works.
Picture books.
Biographies.
Place of Publication:
United States Washington (D.C.)
United States New York (State) New York (City)
Summary:
Surveys the life of African-American artist William H. Johnson as his young niece might have told it. The artist's paintings provide the illustrations.
Notes:
"Concept and design: Steve Dietz."
"Editorial Assistant: Deborah Thomas."
"Jacket and title page design: Christy Hale."
Local notes:
Kislak Center Banks Collection copy presented to the Penn Libraries in 2018 by Joanna Banks.
Banks Collection copy: dustjacket retained.
Penn Provenance:
Banks, Joanna (donor) (Banks Collection copy)
Penn Chronology:
1991
Contributor:
Hale, Christy, designer.
National Museum of American Art (U.S.)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Joanna Banks Collection of African American Children's Books (University of Pennsylvania)
Other format:
Online version: Everett, Gwen. Li'l Sis and Uncle Willie.
ISBN:
0847814629
9780847814626
0847614629
9780847614622
084761462X
OCLC:
24289106
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