Archives of American Art

Irving R. Wiles letter

Collection ID:
Wiles, Irving Ramsay, 1861-1948
1934 June 19
Physical Description:
1 Item
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A letter to Mrs. Scharin from Wiles concerning a portrait Wiles painted for her (the subject of the portrait is unclear).

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Portait painter, illustrator, teacher; Long Island, New York.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3482 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1979 by William Postor who found the letter in a book purchased from the Scharin estate.

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
Portrait painting -- New York (State) Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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