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Thomas Le Clair, Buffalo, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y., 1849 Aug. 30

Thomas Le Clair, Buffalo, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y., 1849 Aug. 30

Le Clair, Thomas

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Title: Thomas Le Clair, Buffalo, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y.

Date: 1849 Aug. 30

Physical Details: Letter : 2 p. : handwritten ; 22 x 17 cm.

Description: Le Clair writes to recommend a female artists' model to be hired by the Academy.

Though the letter is signed "Thos. Le Clair," the sender may be Thomas Le Clear (1818-1882), a painter and member of the Academy who lived in Buffalo from 1844 to 1860.

Creator: Le Clair, Thomas

Forms part of: Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Thomas Le Clair, Buffalo, N.Y. letter to Asher Brown Durand, New York, N.Y., 1849 Aug. 30. Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 6928