Archives of American Art

Fred R. and Shirley Sherry papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.sherfred
Creators:
Sherry, Fred R.
Sherry, Shirley
Dates:
1955-1957
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
12 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
11 letters from Gandy Brodie sent to Fred and Shirley Sherry. The letters were sent from Florence, Italy and New York City and describe the progress of his work, upcoming exhibitions, and family activities. Two of the letters are written on exhibition catalogs that include some of Brodie's, or his wife's, Jocelyn, paintings. Also included is a receipt for a Brodie painting sold to the Sherry's.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Friends and patrons of artist Gandy Brodie; Vermont. Brodie was a Vermont painter.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3768 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated, 1983, by Fred and Shirley Sherry.

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
Painting -- Vermont Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- Collectors and collecting -- Vermont Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art patrons Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Vermont Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brodie, Gandy, 1925-1975 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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