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Something interesting happened over the weekend....

I was contacted by a Harry Fenn biographer. Her name is Sue Rainey, and she has published several books and articles on Harry Fenn and his works. She is currently working on his biography, which I am very pleased about. I hope we can help each other. Here is some information about her that I found on Internet:

"Sue Rainey is historian of American graphic arts, with particular interest in the artists who drew landscapes and cityscapes for periodical and book illustrations. A member of the American Historical Print Collectors Society, she holds degrees from Duke and Columbia Universities. She lives in Charlottesville, Virginia."

She is sending me her works. This is really a fantastic discovery. I was wondering if there was anyone else out there that liked his work and was interested in him as much as we are now. Obviously, our motives are different, and one year ago we didn't know Harry Fenn from the hole in a wall. Why hasn't it ever occurred to us to search Amazon for anything Fenn related?

So, here it is. Sue Rainey's book on Fenn's work titled "Creating Picturesque America". Enjoy.


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