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Jervis McEntee Diaries
Wednesday June 13, 1888
Jervis McEntee Diary Entry, June 13, 1888, from the Jervis McEntee papers, 1850-1905, in the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Wednesday, June 13, 1888 My days here are uneventful. I go down town in the morning to the mail usually. Today I began a little picture of my mother from the photograph Lucy sent me but my work is most unsatisfactory. I feel now that any work which is not directly from nature is vain and unsatisfying.< Previous Entry | Next Entry >
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