John Sartain letters, 1864-1897

Sartain, John W., b. 1808 d. 1897
Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator, Miniature painter
Active in Pa.,

Collection size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reels)

Collection Summary: A letter to W.C. Crane sending him a copy of a sonnet written by Stockton Bates after having seen Sartain's "Irene," and a copy of the sonnet; and to H.G. Jones about a portrait engraving which Sartain is preparing of the Rev. Dr. Jones about whom Jones is writing a book.

Biographical/Historical Note: Engraver, portrait painter, miniature painter; Philadelphia, Pa.

Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.

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