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Henry Inman letter to James McMurtrie, 1841 June 15

Inman, Henry, 1801-1846

Painter

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1 Item

Summary: Inman writes from New York to McMurtrie in Philadelphia. He discusses the pricing for one of his works (which he refers to as "the retouched Bishop"), and mentions a full-length portrait of Benjamin West.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, portrait painter; New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Purchased 1956 through the Steele purchase.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Item has been digitized and is available on the Archives of American Art's website.

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Henry Inman letter to James McMurtrie, 1841 June 15. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.