Marian Cannon Schlesinger

Marian Cannon Schlesinger

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Franklin, NH, The United States


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Marian Cannon Schlesinger is a landscape and portrait painter, as well as author and illustrator of children’s books. A contributor to newspapers and magazines, Ms. Schlesinger is also the author and illustrator of Snatched from Oblivion: A Cambridge Memoir. Born in Franklin, New Hampshire, she was raised in Cambridge, Massachusetts, where her father, Walter Cannon, was a Professor of Physiology at Harvard University. After graduating from Radcliffe College, as an aspiring artist, she studied art in China for a year. Ms. Schlesinger’s work has been exhibited at the Boston Public Library, the Boston Museum of Science, the Museum of American Textile History, and the Octagon House in Washington, D.C. She was married to the noted historian, Art ...more

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Snatched from Oblivion: A C...
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