Daniel Varney Thompson letters to Edith Simonds Moore
Letters from Thompson to "Edie," his sister-in-law, Edith Simonds (Moore), regarding art work and techniques. The 1925 letter is written from Lachow, China while on an expedition with the Fogg Art Museum. Thompson describes a painting technique for wook-block he saw used which he recommends instead of printers' ink. In his …
Jesse Amado papers
The papers of artist Jesse Amado measure 1.3 linear feet and date from circa 1970 to 2016. The collection is comprised of biographical material, writings and notes, professional files, printed material, photographic material, and artwork.
Margaret Babcock letter from Edward Stasack
A one-page letter written in rhyme to Babcock from Edward Stasack while in Hawaii.
Leon Dabo papers
The papers of painter Leon Dabo date from circa 1888 to 1969 and measure 1.2 linear feet. The collection consists of biographical materials, scattered correspondence, research files relating to the paintings of James Abbott McNeill Whistler, printed mateirals, photographs, and works of art. Also found is a paint palette and brushes reportedly owned by Whistler and a walking stick.
Martin Johnson Heade collection
Biographical notes on Heade, n.d., by unknown author; award from Pedro II of Brazil, 1864, with English translation; and 2 clippings.
Herbert Barber Howe collection of photographs, engravings and printed material
Pictures, clippings, and engravings; including a clipping file of pictures of historic places and people; clippings and postcards of New York City and Battery Park reproduced from the Blair Collection (City Museum of New York); HARPER'S WEEKLY illustrations; stereoscopes of American monuments, architecture, sites, and the Philadelphia Exposition of 1876; 10 color …
Letter from James C. Copper to Mary Jane Peale
Copper, James C.
Letter concerning Copper's gift to Peale of Rembrandt Peale's painting "Rubens Peale with a Geranium," which had been presented to Copper when it was painted. The letter has been annotated by Mary Jane Peale and is accompanied by the Charles Willson Peale Papers' transcript.
[Inscribed reproduction of landscape painting by Samuel T. Shaw]
A color reproduction of a landscape painting by Samuel T. Shaw is inscribed "To Elliot Daingerfield from Samuel T. Shaw 1917" and signed by 44 artists.
Oral history interview with Jack Vallee
Brown, Robert F.
An interview of Jack Vallee conducted 1973 June 27-October 31, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.
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