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George Peter Alexander Healy letters, 1860-1861

Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894

Portrait painter


Collection Information

Size: 2 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Two letters, 1860-1861, from Healy to Colonel E. G. W. Butler, about Healy's portrait of Mrs. Lewis painted for Butler, and about Healy's travels in the United States.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait and historical painter. Healy painted in the U.S. and Europe.


Transferred 1981 by the National Museum of American Art-National Portrait Gallery 1981 to the Archives of American Art.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2814 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

How to Cite This Collection

George Peter Alexander Healy letters, 1860-1861. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.