Archives of American Art

Abraham F. Levinson letters

Collection ID:
Levinson, Abraham F., 1883-1946
1917 and 1947
Physical Description:
2 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A letter to Levinson from John Sloan, June 29, 1917, written from Gloucester, Massachusetts. Sloan wrote that he "will welcome you and Sparrow [to Gloucester]...we have two extra rooms where you can lodge quite comfortably and perhaps work indoors some..."; and a letter, September 26, [1947], from Helen Farr Sloan to Mrs. Levinson enclosing a statement by Sloan on Levinson's work for the catalog of a memorial exhibition at the Art Students League, 1947.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Jamaica, N.Y. and Rockport, Mass. Studied with Robert Henri and Max Weber.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3483 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1972 by James L. Woods, executor for the estate of Ray Levinson.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sloan, Helen Farr, 1911-2005 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sloan, John, 1871-1951 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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