Marin, John, b. 1870 d. 1953
Painter, Engraver, Watercolorist
Active in Paris, France; Cliffside, N.J.
Collection size: 3 items (on 1 partial microfilm reel).
Collection Summary: Letters from Marin in Addison, Maine, to Duncan in Ridgefield, N.J. Marin writes of the coast, of painting, and of visiting Duncan.
Biographical/Historical Note: Born in Rutherford, N.J., Marin became a leading early modern American painter. He lived in both Cliffside, N.J. and Addison, Maine. His friend, Charles Duncan, was an illustrator in Ridgefield, N.J.
Donated 1959 by Charles Duncan.
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Also in the Archives
- John Marin letter to Louis Kalonyme, 1953 July 7
- John Marin letters to Mr. and Mrs. James Franklin, circa 1946-1947
- John Marin printed material and drawings, 1929-1955
- Image and Media Gallery items from other collections related to Marin, John