Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), b. 1813 d. 1894
Active in Paris, France; Washington, D.C.; Boston, Mass.
Collection size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel).
Collection Summary: To "my dear Miss Reed", May 2, 1888, giving a brief itinerary of a trip to Spain with his wife and daughters. Explains that he has met the son of Mr. Hitchcock whose portrait Healy painted in Providence, Rhode Island. Since Healy wishes to present the canvas to the son and it is in Miss Reed's possession, he asks her to send it to Healy's home in Paris.
Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait and historical painter. Healy painted in the U.S. and Europe.
Donated by Eleanor Wheeler.
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- George P.A. Healy letters, 1846-1848
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