MS Eng 1427
Houghton, Arthur Amory, 1906-, collector. Arthur Amory Houghton collection of manuscripts
concerning Joseph Severn: Guide.
Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138 USA
© President and Fellows of Harvard College
Call No.: MS Eng 1427
Repository: Houghton Library, Harvard Library, Harvard University
Creator: Houghton, Arthur Amory,
Title: Arthur Amory Houghton collection of manuscripts concerning Joseph Severn,
Quantity: 1 collection (1 volume (.1 linear ft.)
Language of materials: Collection materials are in English.
Abstract: Manuscripts relating to Joseph Severn, the English artist and friend of poet John
*54M-195 (33) and (34). Gift of Arthur A. Houghton, Jr., 718 Fifth Ave., New York City, NY; received: 1954 Dec. 3; Purchased from Hamill and Barker, 664 No. Michigan Ave., Chicago, Ill.
*70M-38 (2), (3), and (4). Gift of Arthur A. Houghton, Jr.; received: 1970 Aug. 11; Purchased at the Christie Auction sale 1 July 1970, Lot 118, through Hofmann
and Freeman Ltd., Holly Place Cottage, Shoreham, Sevenoaks, Kent, England.
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Arthur Amory Houghton Collection of Manuscripts Concerning Joseph Severn (MS Eng 1427).
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Severn was an English artist and friend of the poet John Keats.
Includes correspondence, lithograph of Keats, watercolor, clipping, and notes.
- (2). Hunter St. Brunswick Sq. 54 : [London], watercolor (unsigned), undated. 1s. (1p.) in 1 folder.
Possibly by Joseph Severn, originally attributed to Richard Woodhouse.
- (3). Memorial to Joseph Severn : clipping, 1881 July 16. 1 folders
Article from The Academy , concerning the grave of Joseph Severn.