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John La Farge letter to Frank B. Bigelow, 1904 Oct. 15

La Farge, John, 1835-1910

Painter, Stained glass artist, Educator, Art critic


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item

Summary: One page typed letter from John La Farge to New York Society Library Librarian Frank B. Bigelow (whom La Farge addresses as J.B. Bigelow) regarding a request by Bigelow for the 1894 Society of American Artists annual exhibition catalog. La Farge writes that he will try to send the catalog through the Society's secretary and have the library added to the mailing list to receive future catalogs.

Biographical/Historical Note

John La Farge (1835-1910) was a painter, muralist, sculptor, and stained glass artisan. In 1904 he was serving as president of the Society of American Artists.


Provenance unknown.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Item has been digitized and is available on the Archives of American Art's website.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

John La Farge letter to Frank B. Bigelow, 1904 Oct. 15. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.