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Fairfield Porter letters to Eliot Porter, 1959-1964

Catalog Data

Creator:
Porter, Eliot, 1901-1990  Search this
Porter, Fairfield, 1907-1975  Search this
Subject:
Porter, Fairfield  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
7 Items
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Summary:
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.
Citation:
Fairfield Porter letters to Eliot Porter, 1959-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
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.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Photography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17431
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)385479
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Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_385479