Edwin Austin Abbey letters, 1874-[ca. 1887]

Abbey, Edwin Austin, b. 1852 d. 1911
Painter, Muralist, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.; London, England

Collection size: 6 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: 2 letters to Louis Prang, 1 letter to Miss Tracy, 1 letter to Senator Clark, and 2 letters to unidentified people.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, illustrator, mural painter.

All material except letter to "Miss Tracy" donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA. Letter to "Miss Tracy" purchased through funds donated by Thomas Steele, 1956.

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