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Creators:
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889
Dates:
1851-1859
Size:
1 Volume ((32 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.browglab
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Account book recording Brown's commissions, sales of work, and expenses, while in Rome, and including transactions with a banking company, and a record of money given to his wife, Louise, for her expenses. Some entries are in French. Miscellaneous notes are written on the inside of the front cover, including several about the activities of "Madame ...

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Freeman, James E., 1808-1884
Dates:
1848-1849
Size:
4 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.freejame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Freeman from Rome, Italy, to Pickman of Salem, Massachusetts, discussing Freeman's work in obtaining Italian paintings for Pickman. In addition, Freeman discusses his own painting and the political situation in Rome.

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Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933
Dates:
circa 1880
Size:
3 Items (watercolor paintings (2.5 linear inches )
Collection ID:
NAA.MS2011-19
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Three small watercolor paintings by William Henry Holmes depicting women sewing and a man mending sails. Item 2011-19.1 depicts two women sewing on the banks of the Tiber River. item 2011-19.2 ("Bead stringer, Venice") shows a woman sitting in a chair beading. Item 2011-19.3 ("Venice - mending sails") shows a man mending sails. All three paintings ...

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Creators:
Smithson, Robert
Dates:
1960-1963
Size:
21 Items ((microfilmed on partial reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitrobe2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photocopies of letters to George Lester, owner of the George Lester Gallery in Rome, Italy. Smithson discusses paintings and other work he is sending to the gallery, art related news and other topics. Two of the letters are illustrated. Enclosures include one unsigned poem, a short biography of Smithson, lists of Smithson's paintings, and photograp...

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Creators:
Berman, Eugene, 1899-1972
Dates:
1926-1975
Size:
6.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bermeuge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and theatrical set designer Eugene Berman date from 1926-1975 and measure 6.7 linear feet. Found within the papers are scattered letters, primarily postcards, from various colleagues including Juliet and Man Ray and Berman's brother Leonid. There are also notes, scattered artwork, printed material, and extensive photographs, many of Mexico.

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Du Vannes, Albert, 1881-1962
Dates:
1896-1950
bulk 1898-1906
Size:
25 Items (photographic prints, some sepia toned, 19 x 24 cm. and smaller.)
4 Photographic prints (col., 10 x 15 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.duvaalbe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

25 photographs, including several posed portraits, of du Vannes, du Vannes with his wives, with a client, painting in his St. Paul and New York studios, and in his New York art gallery. Also included are four color photos, including one of du Vannes' son, Armand, with paintings by his father, mother, and a portrait of Armand by Benton Scott, and on...

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Lightner, Adam Mortimer, fl. 1838-1840
Dates:
1840 Jan.18-19
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lighadam
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters with typescript from Lightner to his uncle John C. Duchman and to his grandmother Duchman relating the struggles and the impressions of a young poor American artist living in Rome.

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Burbank, Addison, b. 1895
Dates:
1958-1975
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.burbaddi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information, sketches, and sketchbooks and letters from Burbank to his wife, Covelle, regarding his travels in Italy.

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Creators:
Brooks, Romaine
Dates:
1910-1973
Size:
3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.brooroma
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter Romaine Brooks measure 3 linear feet and date from 1910 to 1973. Found are biographical sketches, correspondence, seven journals, writings and notes, printed materials, a scrapbook, and photographs. Most of the materials focus on Brooks' later life while living in Paris and Nice, France and Fiesole, Italy and make little reference to her paintings and portraits.

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Seymour, Truman, 1824-1891
Dates:
1844-1974
bulk 1844-1890
Size:
131 Items ((on 5 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.seymtrum
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, sketchbooks, and personal papers.

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