George Peter Alexander Healy letters, 1860-1861

Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), b. 1813 d. 1894
Portrait painter
Active in Paris, France; Washington, D.C.; Boston, Mass.

Collection size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Two letters, 1860-1861, from Healy to Colonel E. G. W. Butler, about Healy's portrait of Mrs. Lewis painted for Butler, and about Healy's travels in the United States.

Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait and historical painter. Healy painted in the U.S. and Europe.

Transferred 1981 by the National Museum of American Art-National Portrait Gallery 1981 to the Archives of American Art.

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