Raymond L. Stehle papers relating to Emanuel Leutze, 1910

Stehle, Raymond L.

Collection size: 2 items (microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: Handwritten notes by Leutze describing his 1861 mural in the United States Capitol Building Westward the Course of Empire Takes its Way (also known as Westward Ho!), 9 p.; and a 3 p. typescript, "Aus Berliner Kunstausstellungen," by Rudolf Klein, regarding portraits by Leutze, ca. 1910.

Biographical/Historical Note: Raymond L. Stehle is the author of The life and works of Emanuel Leutze, published in six editions between 1972 and 1976. Leutze was a historical painter, best known for his painting Washington Crossing the Delaware.

Donated by Dr. Raymond L. Stehle.

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