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Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade, 1874 Nov. 25

Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade, 1874 Nov. 25

Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900

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Title: Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade

Date: 1874 Nov. 25

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

Description: A joke-filled letter with illustrations of a bottle, and two men hanging (a tongue-in-cheek accompaniment to the phrase "I have got my Old Masters and have nearly hung them").

Creator: Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900

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

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Frederic Edwin Church letter to Martin Johnson Heade, 1874 Nov. 25. Martin Johnson Heade papers, 1853-1904. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15145