Gordon Grant letter [with sketches], and printed material, 1948 and 1979

Grant, Gordon, b. 1875 d. 1962
Painter, Illustrator
Active in New York, N.Y.; Calif.

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

Collection Summary: Letter to A. I. Dill of the VIRGINIAN PILOT, August 3, 1948, critiquing an illustration of a sailing ship and including three sketches; and an issue (Winter 1979) of THE JOURNAL of the Mariners Museum, Newport News, Virginia containing a reproduction of a lithograph by Grant, "The Seine Boat."

Biographical/Historical Note: Marine painter, illustrator; East Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Donated 1979 by Mrs. Louis Jaffe.

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