Daisy Marguerite Hughes sketchbooks and papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.hughdais
Creators:
Hughes, Daisy Marguerite, 1882 or 3-1968
Dates:
1928-ca. 1968
Languages:
Undetermined
Physical Description:
0.3 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Eight sketchbooks containing pencil drawings from France and Massachusetts; a French art magazine supplement (1928); and an exhibition catalog in French (1928).

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, lithographer; Los Angeles, California. A life-long resident of Los Angeles, Hughes studied art at the Art Students League in New York in the mid 1920s. She exhibited locally and taught art in the public schools.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1995 by art historian Nancy Moure. She acquired the papers from Michael Tierney of La Crescenta, Calif. who purchased them at a flea market.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
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Women painters -- California -- Los Angeles Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Lithographers -- California -- Los Angeles Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- Los Angeles Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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