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James E. Freeman letters to W. D. Pickman, 1848-1849

Creator:
Freeman, James E., 1808-1884
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
4 items (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:
Freeman from Rome, Italy, to Pickman of Salem, Massachusetts, discussing Freeman's work in obtaining Italian paintings for Pickman. In addition, Freeman discusses his own painting and the political situation in Rome.
Citation:
James E. Freeman letters to W. D. Pickman, 1848-1849. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3829 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Painter; New York State and Rome, Italy. Born in New Brunswick, N.J. Grew up in New York State and studied at the National Academy of Design. Settled permanently in Italy, serving as the U.S. consul at Ancona and residing in Rome.
Provenance:
Donated 1984 by Letitia Howe, relationship to James Freeman is not known.
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Painters
Painting
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7123
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209257
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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