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George Whitney, Philadelphia, Pa. letter to Henry Hill Collins

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Creator:
Whitney, George
Collins, Henry Hill
Subject:
Richards, William Trost
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Cornwall, England
Date:
1880 Mar. 2
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 14 cm.
Summary:
Letter from George Whitney to prominent business owner Henry Hill Collins concerning the potential sale to Mr. Collins of the landscape painting "Lion Rock, Cornwall" by artist William Trost Richards. The letter includes a description of Richard's painting technique and the price of the painting. Wright also writes "It is the best work that Mr. R (Richards) has ever done."
Envelope included.
This record should be viewed with record 9231.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)9232
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