Henry Hensche letters to Frederick W. Wackerle, 1973-1986
Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992
Wackerle, Frederick W.
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7 letters from Hensche to Wackerle seeking help in publishing his manuscript, The Art of Seeing and Painting.
Henry Hensche letters to Frederick W. Wackerle, 1973-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 5106 (fr. 1241-1252) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Hensche: painter, instructor; Provincetown, Mass. Wackerle: collector and friend of Hensche; Chicago, Ill. Hensche's book The Art of Seeing and Painting was published in 1988. Died 1992.
Donated 1986 by Frederick Wackerle. A photocopy of the mss., "The Art of Seeing and Painting" received with the letters was discarded due to its poor quality and the fact that it was published in 1988.
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