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William Merritt Post letter to Donald Johnson, 1928 December 21

William Merritt Post letter to Donald Johnson, 1928 December 21

Post, William Merritt, 1856-1935

Landscape painter

Collection Information

Size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Post expresses his gratitude to Johnson for buying one of his paintings done in Litchfield Hills, Conn.

Biographical/Historical Note

William Merritt Post was a landscape painter from Conn., b. 12/11/1856, Brooklyn, N.Y.; d. 3/22/1935, N.Y.; Johnson, a collector from Flint, Mich.

Provenance

Donated 1962 by Mrs. Donald Johnson, widow of Johnson.

Microfilm reel 3483 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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