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Stephen Bowers letter to William E. Ransom, 1899 October 26

Bowers, Stephen, 1832-



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Summary: Letter from Bowers in Richmond, Surrey [England] to William E. Ransom in New York, in which Bowers states that he is glad that Ransom liked Bower's painting, "for it is (though I say it) one of my best examples of River Scenery," and describes the point near Stratford-on-Avon depicted in the painting.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter (Richmond, Surrey, England)


Donated 1968 by MacMurry College.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2787 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Letter is a photocopy.

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How to Cite This Collection

Stephen Bowers letter to William E. Ransom, 1899 October 26. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.