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Agnes Albert letter from Edward Hopper, 1955 February 4

Albert, Agnes, 1908-2002

Art patron

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1 microfilm reel, 1 item on partial microfilm reel

Summary: The microfilmed Agnes Albert letter from Edward Hopper is dated February 4, 1955. In it Hopper describes how he came to paint the watercolor House at San Mateo, and he gives his impressions of San Francisco and San Mateo.

Biographical/Historical Note

Agnes Albert (1908-2002) was a pianist and arts patron in San Francisco, California.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1977 by Agnes Albert.

Related Materials

The Archives of American Art also holds the oral history interview with Edward Hopper, 1959 June 17.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 1285 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and throught interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Agnes Albert letter from Edward Hopper, 1955 February 4. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.