Blain, West Elliot
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.
Collection size: 99 items.
Collection Summary: Research material about Swedish artists Gustavus Hesselius (1682-1755) and Adolph Ulric Wertmuller (1751-1811), including Blain's correspondence and notes, photocopies of their wills, and photographs of their work; and clippings and brochures, some relating to Emanuel Swedenborg and Old Swedes Church, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Transferred 1979 by the National Collection of Fine Arts to the Archives of American Art.