George Loring Brown sketchbook and engravings and Harriet Pease Brown diary, 1836-1841
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889
Brown, Harriet Pease, 1811-1853
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The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
A book of pencil and watercolor sketches by George Loring Brown; a diary kept by Mrs. Brown while traveling in Italy with her husband in 1840-1841; and an 1836 issue of PARLEY'S MAGAZINE, New York and Boston, with engravings attributed to George Loring Brown.
George Loring Brown sketchbook and engravings and Harriet Pease Brown diary, 1836-1841. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 498 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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Originals were returned to lender after microfilming.
Landscape, portrait, and miniature painter, lithographer, etcher, and wood engraver; Mass. Married Harriet Pease in 1835. Traveled in Europe, mainly Italy, 1840-1846.
One of the lenders, Robert Scott, is a descendant of Harriet Pease Brown through the Downes family.
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