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Raymond L. Stehle papers relating to Emanuel Leutze, 1910

Raymond L. Stehle papers relating to Emanuel Leutze, 1910

Stehle, Raymond L.

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: Handwritten notes by Leutze describing his 1861 mural in the United States Capitol Building Westward the Course of Empire Takes its Way (also known as Westward Ho!), 9 p.; and a 3 p. typescript, "Aus Berliner Kunstausstellungen," by Rudolf Klein, regarding portraits by Leutze, ca. 1910.

Biographical/Historical Note

Raymond L. Stehle is the author of The life and works of Emanuel Leutze, published in six editions between 1972 and 1976. Leutze was a historical painter, best known for his painting Washington Crossing the Delaware.

Provenance

Donated by Dr. Raymond L. Stehle.

Location of Originals

  • Location of originals is unknown.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3091 available 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

Raymond L. Stehle papers relating to Emanuel Leutze, 1910. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.