Thomas Le Clair, Buffalo, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y.
Le Clair, Thomas
Durand, Asher Brown, Asher Brown Durand
Le Clear, Thomas
National Academy of Design (U.S.)
1849 Aug. 30
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 22 x 17 cm.
Le Clair writes to recommend a female artists' model to be hired by the Academy. Though the letter is signed "Thos. Le Clair," the sender may be Thomas Le Clear (1818-1882), a painter and member of the Academy who lived in Buffalo from 1844 to 1860.
Thomas Le Clair, Buffalo, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y., 1849 Aug. 30. Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560