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Homer D. Martin letter to Issac Chapman and related clipping, 1861-1974

Creator:
Martin, Homer Dodge, 1836-1897
Subject:
Chapman, Isaac
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
2 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:
Photostat of letter, February 1, 1861, New York, to Isaac Chapman from Martin concerning Martin's painting "The Waterfall" (also called "Autumn in the Adirondacks"). Also included is a clipping of a Berry-Hill Galleries ad in ANTIQUES magazine, 1974 illustrating the painting.
Citation:
Homer D. Martin letter to Issac Chapman and related clipping, 1861-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm roll 3483 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Painter, New York. Member of the Hudson River School landscape painters. Chapman bought Martin's painting "The Waterfall" in 1861. It stayed in his family until acquired by Berry-Hill Galleries in 1974.
Provenance:
Donated by Frederick D. Hill of Berry-Hill Galleries, New York (N.Y.).
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Illustrators
Landscape painters
Painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7857
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210024
AAA_collcode_marthomd
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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