Summary: One sketchbook and twelve loose sketches, mostly ornamental designs.
Donated 1978 by Alfred Frankenstein, who acquired the sketches while researching Harnett for his book AFTER THE HUNT.
Additional Forms Available
Microfilm roll 2813 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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How to Cite This Collection
William Harnett sketches, 1870. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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