Hosmer complains about the cold weather in Rome and says that she will not be able to visit Mrs. Silsbee. Date range based on the year that Hosmer moved to Rome. A transcription of this letter can be found in: The Artist in America. New York: W.W. Norton, 1967, p. 104.
Harriet Goodhue Hosmer letter to Mrs. Silsbee, not before 1852. Harriet Goodhue Hosmer letters, [ca. 1870-1900]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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