Robert Hinckley photograph

Collection ID:
Hinckley, Robert C., 1853-1941
[ca. 1890s]
Physical Description:
1 Item
(on a partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
One photograph of Robert Hinckley, Camden, N.Y.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Portrait painter; Washington, D.C. Born in Boston, Massachusetts. Hinckley studied art in Paris with Carolus-Duran and Bonnat from 1864 to 1884, graduating from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Establishing a studio in Washington, D.C. in 1884, he painted portraits of eminent Americans. Hinckley also instructed the portrait class at the Corcoran Art School for six years.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 4391 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donor, Michael Tierney, purchased the photograph.

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
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Repository Contact
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