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James Fittler letter, 1818 May 20

James Fittler letter, 1818 May 20

Fittler, James, 1758-1835

Engraver

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (on 1 microfilm reel).

Summary: A letter from Fittler in London to Colonel Trumbull, President of the Academy of Arts in New York City, concerning portraits of Benjamin West. Enclosed is an engraving of West.

Biographical/Historical Note

Engraver. Born in London. Studied at the Royal Academy.

Provenance

Donated 1980 by Jack Ericson.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3134 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

James Fittler letter, 1818 May 20. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.