Letters and family tree relating to John Trumbull painting

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hallwill
Creators:
Hall, William Taylor, b. 1824
Dates:
1884 July 5-31
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
9 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letters from Hall to various individuals describing how a portrait of George Clinton by John Trumbull came to him through his family; Hall's family tree; and a notarized affadavit identifying the painting.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art collector; Baltimore, Md. Descendant of original owner of a portrait of George Clinton painted by Trumbull. The portrait went to the Regents of the State University of New York. Clinton was the first governor of New York.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel D10 (fr. 1616-1631) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Willis Cheney.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing 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.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Portrait painting Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Portrait painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Clinton, George, 1739-1812 -- Portraits Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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