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Winslow Homer letters to M. Knoedler & Company, 1900-1904

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Creator:
Homer, Winslow, 1836-1910
M. Knoedler & Co.
Subject:
M. Knoedler & Co.
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.2 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Summary:
This small collection of twenty-two letters written by painter and illustrator Winslow Homer to his art dealer, M. Knoedler and Company, date from 1900 to 1904. These letters to the New York gallerist concern the logistics of selling his paintings and also reference agents, collectors, and art institutions where his work was being exhibited.
Citation:
Winslow Homer letters to M. Knoedler & Company, 1900-1904. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
This collection was digitized in its entirety in 2014 and is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Funding:
Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Related Materials:
The Archives of American Art also holds the Winslow Homer collection; a microfilm copy on reels 2932-2933 of the Winslow Homer and Homer family papers from the Bowdain College; and a video recording, Winslow Homer in Maine.
Biography Note:
Winslow Homer (1836-1910) was a painter and illustrator from Prouts Neck, Maine. M. Knoedler & Company (est. 1857) is an art gallery and dealer in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
The Winslow Homer letters to M. Knoedler and Company were purchased at auction and donated by Martha J. Fleischman in memory of her father, Lawrence A. Fleischman, in 2010.
Digitization Note:
This site provides access to the Winslow Homer letters to M. Knoedler and Company in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2014, and total 54 images.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Art dealers
Art galleries, Commercial
Illustrators
Painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15805
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)289262
AAA_collcode_mknoeco
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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