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Daniel Huntington letters, 1816-1906

Daniel Huntington letters, 1816-1906

Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906

Painter, Portrait painter

Collection Information

Size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: A letter to Henry Carey from Huntington, March 8, 1850, regarding paintings owned by Carey which Huntington wishes to keep in an exhibition of his works; and 2 letters to Charles Henry Hart, April 28, 1870 and February 13, 1871, about his portrait of Verplanck.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait painter; New York City. President of the National Academy of Design 1862-1869 and 1871-1891.


Provenance is unknown.

Microfilm reel 3621 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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