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Walter Pach letter to Grenville Winthrop, 1933 Apr. 30

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Creator:
Pach, Walter, 1883-1958
Subject:
David, Jacques Louis
Meier-Graefe, Julius
Winthrop, Grenville Lindall
Winthrop, Grenville Lindall
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2 p.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Pach writes to Winthrop asking permission to see Winthrop's collection because it contains "certain things of particular interest for my study and my painting ... Meier-Graefe [Julius Meier-Graefe] told me of seeing a David [Jacques Louis David] at your house ... and Childe Hassam, when lunching with us, spoke with enthusiasm of what he had seen when visiting you. David is of especial interest to us."
Citation:
Walter Pach letter to Grenville Winthrop, 1933 Apr. 30. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Pach: Artist, critic, historian, writer, art consultant, curator; New York, N.Y. Instrumental in organizing the Armory Show, 1913. Winthrop: patron; New York, N.Y. His collection, left to Harvard University, included early American portraits, drawings by English and French artists, and Chinese sculpture.
Provenance:
Donated 1993 by Paul B. Franklin, who found the letter glued into a book he purchased which was once owned by Grenville Winthrop.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Art, Modern
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6176
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216410
AAA_collcode_pachwall
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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