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Information regarding the Healy family, compiled by George William Healy, Jr., including Bible entries, biographical data, descriptive entries and information on portraits painted by Thomas Cantwell Healy and his brother G.P.A. Healy.
Healy family papers, 1816-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 600 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
G.P.A. Healy was a 19th century portrait and historical painter, who painted in the U.S. and in Europe. His brother, Thomas Cantwell Healy, was also a portrait painter, who worked primarily in Mississippi.
The donor, George William Healy, Jr., is the grandson of Thomas Cantwell Healy, who was the brother of George P.A. Healy.
Lives of American Artists
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