Raphaelle Peale letter, 1816 Sept. 6

Peale, Raphaelle, b. 1774 d. 1825
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letter to "Graff," a collector interested in purchasing one of Peale's paintings. Peale tells of the personal problems which have made it necessary to lower the painting's price in order to facilitate its sale.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Philadelphia, Pa. Son of Charles Willson Peale.

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

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