Summary: Three letters from Morris Graves to Derwent and Emma Conlee while Derwent Conlee was a law student at the University of Washington Law School (Seattle). A pencil sketch by Graves is on the back of one letter.
Painter; Seattle, Wash.
Donated 1993 by Mrs. Emma E. Conlee. The Conlees met Graves at the Seattle Art Museum and formed a long friendship.
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Morris Graves letters to Derwent and Emma Conlee, [ca. 1950]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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