Diary contains journal entries and several sketches regarding Henri's travels in Europe. It includes entries on his stay in Venice and Chioggia, Italy; his train ride from Venice to Etaples, France; and his boat ride from Etaples en route to Boulonge-sur-Mer. Henri comments on sketches by Italico Brass, visiting artists in Etaples including American painters Allen Tucker, Curtis Williamson, and George Henry Taggart, and British painter Joseph Milner Kite. Sketches are mostly of people, but also include one of a bridge, one of a lamppost, and a few of boats. Diary spans the dates August 29 through September 27, 1891.
Robert Henri diary, 1891. Robert Henri diary, 1870-1954. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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