Query: Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
John Singleton Copley receipt
Creators:
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Dates:
1782 Aug. 17
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 microfilm frame))
Collection ID:
AAA.copljsre
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Signed receipt for Mr. Boydell acknowledging "one hundred & sixty four pounds five shillings being the remainder of Eight hundred pounds and in full for Painting a Picture of the Death of Major Pearson [sic]." Copley later bought back the painting. "Death of Major Pierson" now hangs in the National Gallery …

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in AAA.copljsre for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
John Singleton Copley letter to Samuel Adams
Creators:
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Dates:
1795 Oct 8
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.copljssa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Copley renews his acquaintance and expresses his desire to have his son meet Adams while in the United States.

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in AAA.copljssa for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
John Singleton Copley note
Creators:
Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Dates:
[ca. 1800]
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.copljohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A short note to Mr. Richardson (?)

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in AAA.copljohn for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Copley Gallery artists' files
Creators:
Copley Gallery
Dates:
1927-1932
Size:
65 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.coplgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artists' files compiled by Frank W. Bayley, director of the gallery, on John Singleton Copley, Charles Willson Peale, Gilbert Stuart, and others; and miscellaneous notes.

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in AAA.coplgall for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Barbara Neville Parker papers
Creators:
Parker, Barbara Neville
Dates:
1937-1965
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.parkbarb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to the book JOHN SINGLETON COPLEY, by Barbara N. Parker and Anna B. Wheeler, 1938, and papers relating to "New England Miniatures" exhibition at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, April 1957. Included are correspondence, printed material, biographical material on Copley; publicity, manuscripts, photographs, and drawings for the book, and …

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in AAA.parkbarb for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Benjamin West selected papers from the Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Creators:
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820
Dates:
1755-1819
Size:
5 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.westbenj3
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL P20 (fr.679): Memorandum by Anne M. Smith, 1855 Mar. 27, concerning Benjamin West's "Death of Socrates" and "View of Conestoga Creek."

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in AAA.westbenj3 for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Charles Coleman Sellers papers
Creators:
Sellers, Charles Coleman, 1903-
Dates:
[ca. 1940]-1978
Size:
2.2 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.sellchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artists files containing photographs and correspondence on artists Henry Benbridge, James Claypoole, George Washington Conarroe, John Singleton Copley, Joseph Delaplaine, Jacob Eichholtz, Erastus Salisbury Field, Francis Guy, Lowell Birge Harrison, Robert Charles Leslie, James McMurtrie, Mihaly Munkacsy, Robert Edge Pine, Severin Roesen, Charles Rudy, William Rush, John Smibert, John Vanderlyn …

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in AAA.sellchar for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Jules David Prown research material on artists
Creators:
Prown, Jules David
Dates:
1935-2010
bulk 1958-1975
Size:
11.8 Linear feet
0.004 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.prowjule
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Jules David Prown research material on artists measures 11.8 linear feet and 0.004 GB and dates from 1935 to 2010, with the bulk of the material dating from 1958 to 1975. Prown, an art historian and educator, is an authority on the work of artist John Singleton Copley, and these papers contain related notes, subject files, correspondence, portrait and attribution files, and photographs and digital photographs of artwork. Also found are Prown's research files on other artists, including Benjamin West, typescripts of his lectures, and copies of his published writings.

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in AAA.prowjule for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Selected art related papers from the Simon Gratz Collection
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; and one or more letters from …

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in AAA.gratsimo for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
Charles Henry Hart autograph collection
Creators:
Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918
Dates:
1731-1918
Size:
1.71 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hartchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Charles Henry Hart autograph collection dates from 1731-1917 and measures 1.71 linear feet comprised of 232 letters, portrait prints, and other documents signed by American artists. There is a .01 linear foot (6 items) unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes a letter from Winslow Homer to Mr. Clarke, November 28, 1892; typed and annotated lists of autographs of artists in the collections of Charles Henry Hart; handwritten note about English painter and engraver, John Keyse Sherwin, undated; handwritten note regarding Gennearino Persico, miniature artist, July 18, 1826.

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in AAA.hartchar for Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
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