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Emanuel Leutze letter and note, [undated]

Emanuel Leutze letter and note, [undated]

Leutze, Emanuel, 1816-1868

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A note to an unidentified person; and one letter to John Minor.

Biographical/Historical Note

Historical painter; Germany and Philadelphia, Pa. Born in Germany and moved to Pennsylvania as a child. Went back to study in Germany from 1840-1859. Most noted for his painting, "Washington Crossing the Delaware."

Provenance

Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel D10 (fr. 1397-1398) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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

Emanuel Leutze letter and note, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.