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Letters and family tree regarding John Trumbull painting, 1884 July 5-31

Creator:
Hall, William Taylor, 1824-
Subject:
Clinton, George
Trumbull, John
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
9 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:
Letters from Hall to various individuals describing how a portrait of George Clinton by John Trumbull came to him through his family; Hall's family tree; and a notarized affadavit identifying the painting.
Citation:
Letters and family tree regarding John Trumbull painting, 1884 July 5-31. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel D10 (fr. 1616-1631) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Art collector; Baltimore, Md. Descendant of original owner of a portrait of George Clinton painted by Trumbull. The portrait went to the Regents of the State University of New York. Clinton was the first governor of New York.
Provenance:
Purchased from Willis Cheney.
Theme:
The Art Market
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Portrait painters
Portrait painting
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10417
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213804
AAA_collcode_hallwill
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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