Lilla Cabot Perry photographs

Collection ID:
Perry, Lilla Cabot
[ca. 1889-1909]
Physical Description:
16 Items
(on a partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Sixteen photographs and glass negatives (ca. 1889-1909), possibly taken by Perry on her trips to Giverny, show Claude Monet and his house, studio, and garden at Giverny, France.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter. Born in 1848 in Boston, Mass., Perry studied at Cowles Art School under D. M. Bunker and R. W. Vonnoh in Boston. She also studied at the Julian and Colarossi academies and at Alfred Stevens' studio in Paris. She died in 1933 in Hancock, N.H.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3244 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The sister of the donor, James Holsaert, was a friend of Lilla Cabot Perry.

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
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Giverny (France) -- Pictorial works Place Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Monet, Claude, 1840-1926 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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