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A trip to Venice / [Walter Lansil], 1914 Feb

A trip to Venice / [Walter Lansil], 1914 Feb

Lansil, Walter F. (Walter Franklin), 1846-1925

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 49 leaves (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Two handwritten drafts of Lansil's memoir "A Trip to Venice," 1914. Lansil describes Venice, his reactions to it and his intention to study art there.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; born Bangor, Maine. Studied abroad, but returned to the United States to set up a studio in Boston where he developed a love of the sea and ships.

Provenance

Donated 1967 by the Kennedy Galleries.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3090 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

A trip to Venice / [Walter Lansil], 1914 Feb. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.