Elizabeth Piutti-Barth papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.piuteliz
Creators:
Piutti-Barth, Elizabeth, 1872-1959
Dates:
1893-1954
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
250 Items
(on 2 partial microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An undated typescript of a lecture "Painting a Portrait"; exhibition catalogs and invitations, undated and 1911-1941; clippings, undated and 1919-1954; photographs of Piutti-Barth, her St. Botolph studio, her home, and her still life and portrait paintings. Subjects of portrait paintings include Governor of Massachusetts, Frank Allen, the actress, Jeanne Eagles, musicians, and others, many unidentified.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Portrait painter; Boston, Mass.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3813-3814 available at all Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Some items have been annotated in pencil by Erica Cawley, the donor of this collection and the daughter of Elizabeth Piutti-Barth. Information in ink on the backs of photographs was written by the artist.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Portrait painting -- Massachusetts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Massachusetts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists -- Massachusetts Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Portrait painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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