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Bolton Brown transcript of a letter to his parents, 1888 June 25-27

Bolton Brown transcript of a letter to his parents, 1888 June 25-27

Brown, Bolton, 1864-1936

Item Information

Title: Bolton Brown transcript of a letter to his parents

Date: 1888 June 25-27

Physical Details: Letter : 20 p. : handwritten, ill. ; 27 x 21 cm.

Description: Letter is dated 1888 June 25-27, but Brown transcribed it at a later date.

Brown describes his life in Scotland and includes a sketch of a system he devised to shade himself from the sun while sketching outdoors.

Only the last three pages of this 20 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 his parents, 1888 June 25-27. Bolton Coit Brown papers, 1882-1987, bulk, 1882-1936. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 5890