Query: Painting -- Italy -- Rome
George Loring Brown account book
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 …

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James E. Freeman letters to W. D. Pickman
Creators:
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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Robert Smithson letters to George B. Lester [microfilm]
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 …

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Adam Mortimer Lightner letters
Creators:
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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Eugene Berman papers
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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Oral History interview with James Chan Leong
Creators:
Leong, James Chan, 1929-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 Oct. 17
Size:
85 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.leong72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of James Chan Leong conducted 1972 Oct. 17, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Leong discusses difficulties being a Chinese-American during school years in San Francisco; his army service and subsequent enrollment in the California College of Arts and Crafts on the G.I. Bill; further study in …

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Elihu Vedder papers
Creators:
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923
Dates:
1804-1969
bulk 1840-1923
Size:
9.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.veddelih
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and illustrator Elihu Vedder measure approximately 9.2 linear feet and date from 1804-1969, with the bulk of the material dating from 1840-1923. The collection documents Vedder's personal life and work. Best known for his illustrations of the 1884 edition of The Rubaiyat of Omar Khayyam, Vedder's papers include correspondence, writings, diaries, photographs, a limited number of drawings, books and printed material, legal and financial papers, and scattered personal and family papers.

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Oral history interview with Salvatore Scarpitta
Creators:
Scarpitta, Salvatore, 1919-2007
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1975 January 31.-February 3
Size:
67 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.scarpi75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Salvatore Scarpitta conducted 1975 January 31.-February 3, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Scarpitta speaks of his family's background; growing up and going to school in California; moving to Italy and going to art school at 17; attending the American Academy; his experiences in Europe after the war …

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Huntington family papers
Creators:
Huntington family (New York, N. Y.)
Dates:
1792-1901
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.huntfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

342 letters, 1792-1901, chiefly addressed to Benjamin and Faith Huntington, including frequent correspondence with Faith's siblings Ann Channing Richards, Daniel Huntington, Elizabeth Moore Huntington and Harriet Smith DeWitt. Included are ca. 35 letters, ca. 1840s, from Daniel mainly to his father, his brothers Gurdon and Jedediah Vincent, his brother-in-law Cornelius Ver Bryck, written from …

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Ada Rasario Cecere papers
Creators:
Cecere, Ada Rasario, 1894 or 1898-1971
Dates:
1938-1972
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ceceada
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of painter and muralist Ada Cecere measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1938 to 1972. Found are letters from artists, galleries, institutions, and museums, and photographs of Cecere's works of art.

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