Frank Duveneck papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.duvefrap
Creators:
Duveneck, Frank, 1848-1919
Dates:
1845-1919
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on a partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, 1845-1919, of Duveneck and his wife, Elizabeth Boott Duveneck. Included are two letters from Duveneck to Theodore Wores and 7 letters from Julius Rolshoven. Other correspondents include John W. Beatty, William Couper, Daniel Chester French, Mrs. Walter Shirlaw, and Thad Welch. Many of the letters from Elizabeth Boott were written from Europe, including 11 to William Morris Hunt's painting class (1876-1880), and a lengthy account of her travels written to her father (1881).

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and teacher; Munich, Germany and Cincinnati, Ohio. Married his student, Elizabeth Boott, 1886. Following her death in 1888, Duveneck returned to the United States to teach at the Cincinnati Art Academy.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 1097 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
All photocopies.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals in possession of: Cincinnati Historical Society.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1974 by Cincinnati Historical Society; photocopies discarded after microfilming.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Munich school of painting Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painting, American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art teachers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shirlaw, Florence M. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rolshoven, Julius, 1858-1930 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wores, Theodore, 1858-1939 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Welch, Thaddeus, 1844-1919 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Beatty, John W. (John Wesley), 1851-1924 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Couper, William, 1853-1942 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Duveneck, Elizabeth Boott, 1846-1888 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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