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Sir Francis Seymour Haden letters to Frederick Keppel, 1886-1901

Haden, Francis Seymour, Sir,, 1818-1910

Physician, Etcher


Collection Information

Size: 2 Items

Summary: Two handwritten letters, one dated May 19, 1886, and page two of a letter from 1901 from Sir Francis Seymour Haden to the art dealer Frederick Keppel. In the 1886 letter, Haden writes about purchasing a specific etching for sale, his country home in Alresford, and his dislike for London's climate. In the 1901 letter (page 2 only), Haden replies to Keppel's request for one of Haden's mezzotint prints, "Early Riser," writing that one is not available.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sir Francis Seymour Haden (1818-1910) was an etcher in London, England.


Provenance unknown.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

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Items have been digitized and are available on the Archives of American Art's website.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Sir Francis Seymour Haden letters to Frederick Keppel, 1886-1901. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.