Robert Crannell Minor papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.minorobe
Creators:
Minor, Robert Crannell, 1839-1904
Dates:
1896-1904
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
53 Items
(on 1 microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letter, 1879, from Minor in which he gives a brief sketch of his career as an artist; 2 pencil sketches of trees; 2 scrapbooks containing clippings, exhibition catalogs, photographs of paintings, a biographical sketch, and letters received, 4 photographs of Minor and 31 of his paintings; and clippings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Landscape painter, etcher and painter; Watertown, Connecticut. Born in New York City. Studied under A. C. Howland for two years, under Diaz at Barbizon, Van Luppen in Antwep, Boulanger in Paris. Won a prize in the 1900 Paris exposition. Member of the American Barbizon School.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm roll 2769 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent by Minor's grandaughter, Isabel T. Davis, and great-grandaughter, Gladys T. Pritchard, 1983.

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
Etchers -- Connecticut -- Watertown Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Landscape painters -- Connecticut -- Watertown Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Connecticut -- Watertown Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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