Brown writes to Mr. Wheeler to say that he received his letter and payment for the painting that Wheeler bought from him. He expresses his admiration for an art school run by Mr. Whittaker; he expounds on his methods for making paintings of women; and he asks for the possibility of a meeting with a Mrs. Beard. This item should be viewed with item 9684.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560