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William de Costa papers, 1862-1945

William de Costa papers, 1862-1945

DeCosta, William

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 50 items.

Summary: Correspondence, biographical material, photographs, and other papers collected by William de Costa about artists Francis A. Silva and Ernest C. Rost.

Provenance

De Costa sent this material to the NMAA-NPG Library, which subsequently transferred it to the Archives of American Art.

Location of Originals

  • Originals were retained by the donor, William de Costa.

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