George Peter Alexander Healy letter, Seville, Spain

Collection ID:
Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894
Physical Description:
1 Item
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
To "my dear Miss Reed", May 2, 1888, giving a brief itinerary of a trip to Spain with his wife and daughters. Explains that he has met the son of Mr. Hitchcock whose portrait Healy painted in Providence, Rhode Island. Since Healy wishes to present the canvas to the son and it is in Miss Reed's possession, he asks her to send it to Healy's home in Paris.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Portrait and historical painter. Healy painted in the U.S. and Europe.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3621 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Letter is a photocopy.
Existence and Location of Originals
Original in the possession of Eleanor Wheeler.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated by Eleanor Wheeler.

Using the Collection
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