Query: Brush, George de Forest, 1855-1941
George de Forest Brush letters to Mr. Wilson
Creators:
Brush, George de Forest, 1855-1941
Dates:
[ca. 1884]
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.brusgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Brush acknowledges receipt of payment from Wilson for paintings, among them "The Picture Writers Story."

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A.W. Elson & Co. photogravure of George de Forest Brush's "Indian and the Lily"
Creators:
A.W. Elson & Co.
Dates:
circa 1900
Size:
1 Print (photogravure)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-26
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Image of George de Forest Brush's painting, "The Indian and the Lily," depicting Native American man with a white bird hanging on his back reaching toward a pond lily.

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in NAA.PhotoLot.89-26 for Brush, George de Forest, 1855-1941
John Pickard papers
Creators:
Pickard, John, 1858-1937
Dates:
1907-1916
Size:
10 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pickjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Pickard to many American artists requesting information from them for an art history course he was teaching at the University of Missouri in 1907 and replies from George de Forest Brush, Bryson Burroughs, Thomas Eakins, Childe Hassam, Robert Henri, Albert Pinkham Ryder, and Dwight W. Tryon. Also included …

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in AAA.pickjohn for Brush, George de Forest, 1855-1941
Oral history interview with Nancy Douglas Bowditch
Creators:
Bowditch, Nancy Douglas
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1974 January 30
Size:
28 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bowdit74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Nancy Douglas Bowditch conducted 1974 January 30, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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in AAA.bowdit74 for Brush, George de Forest, 1855-1941
Nancy Douglas Bowditch and Brush family papers
Creators:
Bowditch, Nancy Douglas
Dates:
circa 1860-1985
Size:
6.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bowdnanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter, author, and designer Nancy Douglas Bowditch and the George de Forest Brush family measure 6.2 linear feet and date from circa 1860 to 1985. The majority of the collection consists of Bowditch's correspondence with family and friends and her notes and writings, particularly concerning her biography of her father George de Forest Brush The Joyous Painter, and her unpublished biography of her husband painter William Robert Pearmain. Brush family material includes scattered correspondence of George de Forest Brush and other family members, notes, sketches, clippings, and the family home building files, five scrapbooks, including two on William Robert Pearmain, and numerous photographs of the Brush family, Bowditch, and William Robert Pearmain. There is also correspondence between William Robert Pearmain and his family and artwork by Pearmin.

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American Academy of Arts and Letters records
Creators:
American Academy of Arts and Letters
Dates:
1864-1942
Size:
5 Microfilm reels (800 items on 5 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.ameracaa2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed American Academy of Arts and Letters records consist of artists' papers containing correspondence, notes, biographical material, exhibition catalogs, and other published material. Included is a volume of notes, drawings, and calculations made by George Bellows for a study of Jay Hambidge's theory of Dynamic Symmetry, as well as …

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The Brumbaugh Collection of Artist Letters
Creators:
Brumbaugh, Thomas B. (Thomas Brendle), 1921-
Dates:
1831-1979
Size:
73 Items (Letters, written in ink, ball point, graphite, typewriter)
26 Items (Stamps)
3 Items (Photographs)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2009.06
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection is an amalgamation of letters written and recieved by prominent figures in 19th and 20th century American Art. Included in the collection is a significant portion of letters from Abbott Thayer to correspondents from his circle of family, friends and art world figures such as Maria Oakey Dewing and Samuel …

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Howard Russell Butler papers
Creators:
Butler, Howard Russell, 1856-1934
Dates:
1874-1936
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.butlhowa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Howard Russell Butler measure 3.0 linear feet on 7 microfilm reels and date from 1874 to 1936. The collection includes writings, journals, organizational papers, correspondence, biographical information, printed matter, art works, and diaries. Correspondence includes about 1700 letters concerning Butler's artwork, his interest in astronomy, support for the League of Nations and …

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William Robert Pearmain and Pearmain family papers
Creators:
Pearmain, William Robert, 1888-1912
Dates:
1888-1955
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pearwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and activist William Robert Pearmain (1888-1912) and the Pearmain family measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1888-1955. Papers are found for William Robert Pearmain, his wife Nancy Douglas Brush (later Bowditch), their daughter Mary "Polly" Pearmain, and other members of the Pearmain family. There are biographical materials; family correspondence; a watercolor; a travel diary and school essays by Pearmain; printed materials, including clippings and two publications by the Industrial Workers of the World; and photographs of the Pearmain family and artwork.

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Nelson and Henry C. White research material
Creators:
White, Henry Cooke, 1861-1952
White, Nelson C.
Dates:
circa 1851-1961
Size:
4.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.whitnels
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The research material of Connecticut artists and authors Nelson and Henry C. White, measures 4.5 linear feet and dates from circa 1851-1961. The bulk of the collection consists of Nelson C. White's correspondence, writings, and research, primarily related to J. Frank Currier and Abbott Handerson Thayer, and referencing Thomas Wilmer Dewing. Also found are the correspondence, writings, and research files of Nelson's father, Henry C. White, primarily relating to Dwight W. Tryon. Research files include artist correspondence, writings and notes, printed material, photographs of the artists, and photographs of artwork and exhibition installations.

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