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Creator:
Porter, Eliot, 1901-1990  Search this
Porter, Fairfield  Search this
Names:
Porter, Fairfield  Search this
Extent:
7 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1959-1964
Scope and Contents:
Seven letters from Fairfield Porter to his brother, photographer Eliot Porter. Fairfield writes about his own writings on art and photography, science, and the sale of his paintings.
Biographical / Historical:
Eliot Porter (1901-1990) was a photographer in Santa Fe, New Mexico. His brother, Fairfield, was a painter and art critic.
Provenance:
Donated 2017 by Stephen Porter, Eliot Porter's son.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Photographers -- New Mexico  Search this
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.portelio
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-portelio