Sully, Thomas, b. 1783 d. 1872
Painter, Miniature painter
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.
Collection size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Collection Summary: Letters from Sully, one sending his autograph to Rodney A. Mercur, April 27, 1870; and to the Literary Society of Marshal College decling his election as an honorary member of the society, May 6, 1839; a copy of an engraving by John Sartain of Sully, signed by Sully; and a letter to "Jasper" from Sully's son, Thomas, Jr., responding for his father in his absence, July 1831.
Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait painter; Philadelphia, Pa.
Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.
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- Microfilm reel D10 (fr. 1566-1573) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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Also in the Archives
- [Case brief] Society of the Sons of St. George vs. Thomas Sully, 1839 Mar. 11
- Letter to Mrs. Wallace, 1839 May 5
- Private memorandum / Thomas Sully, 1837-1859, (bulk 1837-1839)
- Thomas Sully letters, 1827 and [undated]
- Thomas Sully papers, 1792-1871
- Image and Media Gallery items from other collections related to Sully, Thomas