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Bolton Brown transcript of a letter to Eddie Brown, 1887 July 30, from the Bolton Coit Brown papers, 1882-1987, bulk, 1882-1936

Bolton Brown transcript of a letter to Eddie Brown, 1887 July 30

Brown, Bolton, 1864-1936

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Title: Bolton Brown transcript of a letter to Eddie Brown

Date: 1887 July 30

Physical Details: Letter : 12 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 27 x 21 cm.

Description: The letter to Brown's brother Edmund is dated 1887 July 30, but was transcribed by Brown at a later date.

Brown describes the town of Artte [?] in Switzerland where he is staying, his landlady and her family at the Gasthaus zum Engel, and his efforts to paint the surrounding countryside.

Only the last four pages of this 12 page letter have been scanned.

Creator: Brown, Bolton, 1864-1936

Forms part of: Bolton Coit Brown papers, 1882-1987, bulk, 1882-1936

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Bolton Brown transcript of a letter to Eddie Brown, 1887 July 30. Bolton Coit Brown papers, 1882-1987, bulk, 1882-1936. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 1128