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Raphaelle Peale letter, 1816 Sept. 6

Creator:
Peale, Raphaelle, 1774-1825
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 item (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:
Letter to "Graff," a collector interested in purchasing one of Peale's paintings. Peale tells of the personal problems which have made it necessary to lower the painting's price in order to facilitate its sale.
Citation:
Raphaelle Peale letter, 1816 Sept. 6. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel D9 (fr. 833-836) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Painter; Philadelphia, Pa. Son of Charles Willson Peale.
Provenance:
Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.
Theme:
The Art Market
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Painters
Painting, American
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10323
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213525
AAA_collcode_pealraph
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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