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Josephine Hopper letters to Lila Harnett, 1964-1982

Harnett, Lila, 1926-

Collector, Journalist, Founders (craftsmen)


Collection Information

Size: 6 Items

Summary: Two letters (1964 and 1967) from Josephine Hopper to Lila Harnett. Hopper refers to two works of art, Manhattan Bridge and Lily Apartments, and Sugar Maple by her husband Edward Hopper. Also included is a photograph of Sugar Maple, two newspaper clippings regarding Edward Hopper and a note from Jack Bauer to Harnett commenting about one of the newspaper articles.

Biographical/Historical Note

Lila Harnett is an art collector, critic, and patron in Paradise Valley, Arizona.


Donated 2017 by Lila Harnett.

How to Use This Collection

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

Josephine Hopper letters to Lila Harnett, 1964-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.