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George Whitney, Philadelphia, Pa. letter to Henry Hill Collins

George Whitney, Philadelphia, Pa. letter to Henry Hill Collins

Richards, William Trost

Item Information

Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 20 x 14 cm.

Description: Letter from George Whitney to prominent business owner Henry Hill Collins concerning the potential sale to Mr. Collins of the landscape painting "Lion Rock, Cornwall" by artist William Trost Richards. The letter includes a description of Richard's painting technique and the price of the painting. Wright also writes "It is the best work that Mr. R (Richards) has ever done."

Envelope included.

This record should be viewed with record 9231.

Creator: Richards, William Trost

Forms part of: Miscellaneous manuscripts collection

Digital ID: 9232