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Morris Graves letters to Derwent and Emma Conlee, [ca. 1950]

Graves, Morris, 1910-2001



Collection Information

Size: 3 Items

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.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Seattle, Wash.


Donated 1993 by Mrs. Emma E. Conlee. The Conlees met Graves at the Seattle Art Museum and formed a long friendship.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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How to Cite This Collection

Morris Graves letters to Derwent and Emma Conlee, [ca. 1950]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.