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Research material on George Peter Alexander Healy, 1811-1966

Research material on George Peter Alexander Healy, 1811-1966

De Mare, Marie

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 2.0 linear ft. (on 3 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, writings, drawings and printed material by or about G.P.A. Healy, compiled by his grandaughter, Marie De Mare, in the process of the writing of her book G.P.A. HEALY, AMERICAN ARTIST (1954).

Biographical/Historical Note

G.P.A. Healy was a 19th century portrait and historical painter, who painted in the U.S. and in Europe.

Provenance

Marie De Mare is the granddaughter of George P.A. Healy. Bulk of Healy's papers were destroyed by fire. Material was donated 1956 & 1971 by Marie and Jeanne de Mare.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels D130 and 1209-1210 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

Research material on George Peter Alexander Healy, 1811-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.