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Creators:
Archives of American Art
Dates:
1820-1960
Size:
134 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.archaaec
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 7,000 exhibition catalogs published from the early nineteenth century to the 1960s for for exhibitions of American art held in galleries, museums, and art societies throughout the United States. The catalogs were microfilmed between 1964-1966, at libraries, museums and other institutions throughout the United States as part of the American Art ...

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Creators:
Gilmor, Robert, 1774-1848
Dates:
[ca. 1823]
Size:
1 Volume ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gilmrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A catalogue of paintings in the possession of Gilmor, listing artists, descriptions of art work, dates, medium, prices, who he sold them to and estimated value.

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Creators:
Sharf, Frederic Alan
Dates:
1956
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sharfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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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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Creators:
Spark, Victor D. (Victor David), 1898-1991
Dates:
circa 1830-1983
bulk 1930-1970
Size:
22.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sparvict
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Victor D. Spark papers measure 22.2 linear feet and date from circa 1830 to 1983, with the bulk of the material from 1930 to 1970. The papers document Spark's career as a New York City art dealer and appraiser who was most active from World War II through the 1970s, focusing on Old Masters paintings and 19th and early 20th century American art. Found within the papers are biographical materials, artist files, client files, financial records, legal records, printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Gratz, Simon
Dates:
[ca. 1770-1921]
Size:
3 Reels (ca. 500 items (on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.gratsimo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected letters, sketches, writings, clippings and printed material collected by Simon Gratz, primarily from the "Painters, sculptors, and engravers" section (ca. 400 items) of the Cultural life, arts and sciences autograph series. Other sections filmed include Benjamin West correspondence; Charles Thomson correspondence; Joshua Humphreys letters;...

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Union League of Philadelphia. Art Association
Dates:
1867-1911
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.uniolepa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Book of minutes; notebook, "List of articles loaned to the Union League" (commonly known as [James] Claghorn's notebook) contains titles, owners, and insurance values for art works; printed materials, consisting of Art Reception exhibition catalogs, printed circulars, annual reports, tickets and invitations, "Catalogue for the Exhibition of Picture...

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Creators:
Phillips Collection
Dates:
1920-1960
Size:
68 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.philcoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence files, arranged chronologically and alphabetically; gallery records; operational records; music program files; and exhibition files.

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Creators:
McIlhenny, Henry P.
Cummings, Paul
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
1974 Oct. 28
Size:
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mcilhe74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Henry Plumer McIlhenny conducted 1974 Oct. 28, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Hopkinson family
Dates:
1765-1859
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.hopkhopk
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, 1766-1767, from Francis Hopkinson regarding his stay with Benjamin West; letters, 1817-1840, to Joseph Hopkinson from or regarding artists, among them Clevenger, C.R. Leslie, Thomas Sully, Benjamin Trott, and John Trumbull (2 letters regarding sales to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and the work of Benjamin West); letters from H...

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