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John Wesley Beatty, Pittsburgh, Pa. letter to Mary Cassatt, Paris, France

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Creator:
Beatty, John Wesley, 1851-1924
Cassatt, Mary, 1851-1924
Subject:
Beatty, John Wesley
Cassatt, Mary
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1909 Oct. 19
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : typescript, carbon copy ; 27 x 21 cm.
Summary:
Beatty, Director of Fine Arts at the Carnegie Museum, responds to Cassatt's Oct. 6th letter responding negatively to his request for a photograph of her portrait. " I appreciate your attitude in reference to the publication of your portrait. I think there is much to be said in favor of your point of view, but it is true that a large number of people are pleased and gratified to see the portraits of the men and women who produce the works of art they admire."
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Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
Photography
Portraits
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10023
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