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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1839 Mar. 11
Size:
56 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthcb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Manuscript of a suit of the Society of the Sons of St. George versus Thomas Sully, March 11, 1839, relating to portraits the Society commissioned Sully to do of Queen Victoria.

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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1827 and [undated]
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Charles Carroll, last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence, October 10. 1827, regarding a portrait Sully painted of him; and a letter from Mary G. Ravenel to Robert Tyler of Philadelphia in which she mentions a Sully painting she has just received, n.y. March 2.

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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1839 May 5
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 fr. of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthow
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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file
Size:
10 Items
Collection ID:
SAAM.Photo.LOC
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center
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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1831-1870
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthol
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Sully, one sending his autograph to Rodney A. Mercur, April 27, 1870; and to the Literary Society of Marshal College decling his election as an honorary member of the society, May 6, 1839; a copy of an engraving by John Sartain of Sully, signed by Sully; and a letter to "Jasper" from Sully's son, Thomas, Jr., responding for his father ...

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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1792-1871
Size:
3 Items ((619 p. on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthom2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Register of paintings, 1801-1871 (1 v., 139 p.); Sully's hints for pictures, 1809-1871 (179 p. typescript), including techniques for painting portraits, ingredients for colors, care and preservation of paintings, criticisms of other artists and explanations of their paintings and techniques; and a journal, 1792-1793 and 1799-1846 (1 v., 301 p. type...

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Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1837-1859
bulk 1837-1839
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthopm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Leatherbound manuscript, "Private Memorandum," including hints to painters interspersed with Sully's memoirs, quotations from letters, and other writings mostly concerning portrait painting techniques, such as preparation of canvas, mediums, varnishes, and the arrangement of colors on a palette. The main body of the volume was written between 1837 ...

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Creators:
Gilbert, George A.
Dates:
[ca. 1810-1842.]
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.gilbgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Drawings, engravings and watercolors by Gilbert and other artists, including S. Rufus Mason, James Barton Longacre, Thomas Sully, and his teacher, William Mason.

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Creators:
Meredith, William M. (William Morris), 1799-1873
Dates:
1804-1827
Size:
5 Items ((on 5 fr. of microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.merewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL P20: Letters to William Meredith from Gertrude Meredith, Sept. 26, 1805, Joseph Hopkinson, Feb. 24, 1827, John R. Murray, Nov. 10, 1804, all concerning the Academy of Fine Arts, and from Washington Irving, Nov. 4, 1807, introducing Thomas Sully.

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Creators:
Graham, Robert Claverhouse, 1913-1994
Dates:
1783-1935
bulk 1804-1877
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grahrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Robert C. Graham collection of artists' letters measure 0.2 linear feet and dates from 1783 to 1935, with the bulk of the letters dating from 1804 to 1877. Graham, an art dealer and collector, compiled the unrelated letters of several late eighteenth-century and nineteenth-century painters such as Thomas Biddle, Thomas Doughty, G. P. A. Healy, Daniel Huntington, Henry Inman, Emanuel Leutze, Samuel F. B. Morse, Rembrandt Peale, John Singer Sargent, Thomas Sully, John Trumbull, Benjamin West, and others.

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