Henry Inman letter to James McMurtrie

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.inmahejm
Creators:
Inman, Henry, 1801-1846
Dates:
1841 June 15
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Item
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Inman writes from New York to McMurtrie in Philadelphia. He discusses the pricing for one of his works (which he refers to as "the retouched Bishop"), and mentions a full-length portrait of Benjamin West.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, portrait painter; New York, N.Y.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
Item has been digitized and is available on the Archives of American Art's website.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased 1956 through the Steele purchase.

General
General
Letter is tipped onto a sheet which has a clipping pasted on with a short biography of Inman.

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 -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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