Charles Codman letter to James Deering, ca. 1830

Contributed by Maine Historical Society

Description

Charles Codman, a Portland artist, wrote to his patron, James Deering, about a landscape painting he calls a "humble effort." He wrote, "This picture is an original design, and will require a strong light to have proper effect."

About This Item

  • Title: Charles Codman letter to James Deering, ca. 1830
  • Creator: Codman, Charles
  • Creation Date: circa 1830
  • Media: Ink on paper
  • Object Type: Text

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