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Raphaelle Peale letter, 1816 Sept. 6

Peale, Raphaelle, 1774-1825



Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letter to "Graff," a collector interested in purchasing one of Peale's paintings. Peale tells of the personal problems which have made it necessary to lower the painting's price in order to facilitate its sale.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Philadelphia, Pa. Son of Charles Willson Peale.


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

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D9 (fr. 833-836) 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

Raphaelle Peale letter, 1816 Sept. 6. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.