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Abraham Lantz biographical and bibliographical information, 1961-1968

Lantz, Abraham, 1817-1851

Painter, Portrait painter


Collection Information

Size: 6 Items

Summary: Bibliography on Lantz; biographical information in the form of a letter from Walter D. Lantz to the assistant librarian at the Frick Reference Library in New York; photo reproductions of Lantz's painting "Clusters of white and blue grapes" (ca. 1846) and his portrait of Daniel Kilgore (1846).

Biographical/Historical Note

Crayon portraitist and genre painter; worked in Philadelphia in 1845 and in New York from 1848-1851.


Donated by Walter D. Lantz in 1961 and 1968.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3090 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan (microfilm does not include 1968 addition of two photographs).

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Abraham Lantz biographical and bibliographical information, 1961-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.