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Henry Inman letter, 1841 Jan. 25

Creator:
Inman, Henry, 1801-1846
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 item (on partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
A letter to "My dear friend and pupil," January 25, 1841, telling of the death of his father-in-law. Inman tells his pupil he will not be able to give his usual lesson due to the funeral, and gives an at-home assignment instead.
Citation:
Henry Inman letter, 1841 Jan. 25. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3646 available at all offices of the Archives of American Art and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Portrait, miniature and landscape painter, and teacher; New York City. Inman was instrumental in the founding of the National Academy of Design, and was its Vice-President from 1826-1831.
Provenance:
Donated 1960 by Lawrence A. Fleischman.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art teachers
Landscape painters
Miniature painters
Portrait painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5922
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208763
AAA_collcode_inmahenr
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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