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Creators:
Wiggelsworth, Thomas
Dates:
1888 Feb. 29
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wiggthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A receipt for 1,100 dollars paid by Edward W. Hooper for a painting by Delacroix, "a sketch of a woman on a couch."

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Creators:
Dale, Chester, b. 1883
Dates:
circa 1883-2003
bulk 1920-1970
Size:
8.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.daleches
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art collector Chester Dale measure 8.4 linear feet and date from circa 1883-2003. Dale amassed one of the world's most complete collections of nineteenth and twentieth century French art, was a collector of eighteenth century American portraitists, and a patron and collector of twentieth American artists including George Bellows and Mary Cassatt. The bulk of the collection dates from 1920 to 1970 and documents Dale's activities through biographical material, correspondence, memoirs and other writings, purchase, sales and estate records, printed material, scrapbooks, and photographs.

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French Institute in the United States
Dates:
1912-1939
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.freninst
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Catalogs of the French Institute in the United States held at the Museum of French Art.

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Creators:
Merrill, Anthony French, 1912-2007
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1963 Oct. 24
Size:
48 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.merril63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Anthony French Merrill conducted by Harlan Phillips on 1963 Oct. 24 for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Creators:
French, Edwin Davis, 1851-1906
Dates:
1896-1906
Size:
165 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frenedwi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from French to Charles Dexter Allen, author of several books on bookplates, and to the engraver J. Winfred Spenceley. Most of the letters were written from Saranac Lake, New York, and contain many references to French's own bookplates and to other engravers.

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Creators:
French, Jared, 1905-1988
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frenjare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

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Creators:
Vevers, Tony
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1998 July 9-August 25
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording (2 hr., 49 min.), analog)
58 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.vevers98
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Tony Vevers, conducted on August 25, 1998, by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, in Provincetown, Massachusetts.

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Creators:
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931
Dates:
1908-1921
Size:
5 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frendani
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Five letters, four to George F. Kunz, March 15, 1908-June 25, 1921, and one to Mrs. Ward, March 25, 1912.

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Creators:
Cleff, Bernie, b. 1927
Dates:
1975-1976
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((ca. 1300 photonegatives))
Collection ID:
SAAM.Photo.CLE
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

The collection is comprised of approximately 1,300 photonegatives taken by noted Philadelphia photographer Bernie Cleff (b. 1927) documenting the work of American sculptor Daniel Chester French.

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Creators:
Patton, James French, 1915-1971
Dates:
1930-1970
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pattjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Over 700 photographs of Patton's work; sketches and drawings; and miscellaneous papers.

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