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John Sartain letters, 1864-1897

John Sartain letters, 1864-1897

Sartain, John W., 1808-1897

Painter, Printmaker, Miniature painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 3 items (on partial microfilm reels)

Summary: A letter to W.C. Crane sending him a copy of a sonnet written by Stockton Bates after having seen Sartain's "Irene," and a copy of the sonnet; and to H.G. Jones about a portrait engraving which Sartain is preparing of the Rev. Dr. Jones about whom Jones is writing a book.

Biographical/Historical Note

Engraver, portrait painter, miniature painter; Philadelphia, Pa.

Provenance

Donated 1955-1962 by Charles E. Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels D10 (fr. 1502-1504) available for use 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

John Sartain letters, 1864-1897. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.