W. A. Leonard receipt from purchase of a print, 1875

Leonard, W. A.

Collection size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: A receipt from the firm of Frederick Keppel for a woodcut by Albrecht Durer, sold for 5 dollars to the Rev. W. A. Leonard on March 15, 1875. The receipt is signed by Keppel's assistant, W[illiam] Macbeth.

Biographical/Historical Note: Frederick Keppel was the founder of Frederick Keppel and Co. and William Macbeth was his assistant who later founded the well-known Macbeth Gallery in New York City.

The document was presented to Sherman Lee who in turn gave it to the Archives of American Art.

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