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Letters from Marin in Addison, Maine, to Duncan in Ridgefield, N.J. Marin writes of the coast, of painting, and of visiting Duncan.
John Marin letters to Charles Duncan, 1946-1948. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Born in Rutherford, N.J., Marin became a leading early modern American painter. He lived in both Cliffside, N.J. and Addison, Maine. His friend, Charles Duncan, was an illustrator in Ridgefield, N.J.
Donated 1959 by Charles Duncan.
Lives of American Artists
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