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Dates:
circa 1890-1950
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1890-1930
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Vonnoh, Bessie Potter, 1872-1955
Dates:
circa 1860-1991
bulk 1890-1955
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor Bessie Potter Vonnoh measure 0.8 linear feet and date from circa 1860 to 1991, with the bulk of material dating from 1890 to 1955. The scattered papers document the personal life and career of Bessie Potter Vonnoh, and, to a lesser degree, her husband, painter Robert William Vonnoh. Found within the papers are Vonnoh family correspondence, including letters between Bessie and Robert, and professional and personal correspondence, primarily Bessie's. The collection also contains scattered biographical materials, photographs of the Vonnohs, a photograph album, photographs of artwork, clippings, exhibition catalogs, and other printed material.

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Dates:
circa 1948
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1860
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1890-1950
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1890-1950
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1860-1950
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 1-2; 0.4 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs include numerous portraits of Bessie and Robert Vonnoh, and photographs of the Vonnoh's together and with friends, Bessie's father, Bessie with her second husband, Edward Keyes, and the Vonnoh's home in Lyme, Connecticut. Also found are photographs of artwork by Bessie and Robert Vonnoh. Photographs are both loose and in a disbound phot...

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Dates:
circa 1900-1930
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.vonnbess
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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