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Thomas Eakins, Philadelphia, Pa. letter to Caroline Stuyvesant Lapsley, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1902 Jan. 2, from the Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940

Thomas Eakins, Philadelphia, Pa. letter to Caroline Stuyvesant Lapsley, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1902 Jan. 2

Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916

Item Information

Title: Thomas Eakins, Philadelphia, Pa. letter to Caroline Stuyvesant Lapsley, Pittsburgh, Pa.

Date: 1902 Jan. 2

Physical Details: Letter : 6 p. : handwritten ; 18 x 11 cm.

Description: Eakins provides biographical information of the physicist Henry Augustus Rowland, and describes his portrait painting of Rowland, including the embellished picture frame he made for it.

Eakins mistakenly refers to Lapsley as "Mr. C.S. Lapsley."

Creator: Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916

Forms part of: Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Thomas Eakins, Philadelphia, Pa. letter to Caroline Stuyvesant Lapsley, Pittsburgh, Pa., 1902 Jan. 2. Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art records, 1883-1962, bulk 1885-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12863