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Gordon Grant letter [with sketches], and printed material, 1948 and 1979

Gordon Grant letter [with sketches], and printed material, 1948 and 1979

Grant, Gordon, 1875-1962

Painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Letter to A. I. Dill of the VIRGINIAN PILOT, August 3, 1948, critiquing an illustration of a sailing ship and including three sketches; and an issue (Winter 1979) of THE JOURNAL of the Mariners Museum, Newport News, Virginia containing a reproduction of a lithograph by Grant, "The Seine Boat."

Biographical/Historical Note

Marine painter, illustrator; East Gloucester, Massachusetts.

Provenance

Donated 1979 by Mrs. Louis Jaffe.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2813 available 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

Gordon Grant letter [with sketches], and printed material, 1948 and 1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.