Archives of American Art

Edmund Darch Lewis sketches

Collection ID:
Lewis, Edmund Darch, 1835-1910
1860-[ca. 1890]
Physical Description:
0.8 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Loose sketches and 13 volumes of sketchbooks. The sketchbooks contain landscape drawings in pencil and oil. Many are signed and dated, and some include manuscript notes on color.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Landscape painter; Philadelphia, Pa.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 4021 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan, at the Free Library of Philadelphia and at the Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals in: The Athenaeum of Philadelphia.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Microfilmed in 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Sketches Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Landscape painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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