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Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade, 1881 December 22

Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade, 1881 December 22

Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900

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Title: Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade, 1881 December 22

Date: 1881 December 22

Physical Details: Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 18 x 23 cm., folded to 18 x 12 cm.

Description: Church writes about Heade's move to Washington, about his works in progress and his children's anticipation of cold weather.

He includes a small drawing of a horned, winged creature with a long tail.

Creator: Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900

Forms part of: Martin Johnson Heade papers, 1853-1904

Citation: Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade, 1881 December 22. Martin Johnson Heade papers, 1853-1904. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15144