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Fred Dana Marsh illustrated letters, [undated]

Fred Dana Marsh illustrated letters, [undated]

Marsh, Fred Dana, 1872-1961

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: A 4 p. letter to "My dear Albert [Sterner?]," describing a show where Marsh did not sell anything, but appreciated the opportunity to see all works together; and an 8 p. letter to an unidentified person describing Marsh's painting motifs, and stating that it is Marsh's object to show "the noble side of modern industry."

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, mural painter, architect and sculptor, Ormand Beach, Fla. Used industrial themes, historical motifs and new metals and materials. Father of Reginald Marsh.

Provenance

Provenance unknown.

Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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