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Jervis McEntee Diaries
Tuesday January 8, 1889
Jervis McEntee Diary Entry, January 8, 1889, from the Jervis McEntee papers, 1850-1905, in the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Tuesday, Jan 8, 1889 Painted all day. Wrote to Mr. Welles that I would send his picture today. A letter from Mrs. Darley saying she had sent on Darleys sketches etc. I took Sara and Marion to see the Verestchagin pictures in the evening. There was a throng of people there all the galleries being crowded at one time. Sam Coykendall called for a few minutes to say I might have his picture for the Paris Exposition. Gill of Springfield called and I agreed to let him have a picture 15 x 18 called Indian Summer for his exhibition to nett me $200.< Previous Entry | Next Entry >
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