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John Henri Isaac Browere letter, 1826 July 12

Creator:
Browere, John Henri Isaac, 1792-1834
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 item.
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:
To "Sir." Browere writes that "The very illiberal and ungentlemanlike manner in which Col. Trumbull treated the execution of my portrait busts...has evidenced a personal ill-will."
Citation:
John Henri Isaac Browere letter, 1826 July 12. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2787 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Location of original is unknown.
Biography Note:
Sculptor, taker of life masks, and painter. Born in New York City, Browere studied under Archibald Robertson and in Europe. Later, he settled in New York but traveled periodically to take life masks of notable Americans. Browere died in New York City.
Provenance:
Donated 1965 by Mrs. Arthur L. Sultan. Relationship to Browere is not known.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Sculptors
Sculpture, American
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6837
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208964
AAA_collcode_browjohi
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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