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Creators:
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860
Peale, Harriet Cany, ca. 1800-1869
Dates:
circa 1820-1932
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pealremb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This collection of papers measures 0.2 linear feet, dates from circa 1820-1932, and provides scattered documentation of the lives of painter Rembrandt Peale and his wife Harriet. There are seven letters from Peale which discuss his Patriae Pater portrait of George Washington and his subsequent attempts to gain a commission from Congress for his equestrian portrait of the first president, as well as illuminating his opinion on patronage for the arts. The collection also contains a copy of Peale's lecture on "Washington and his Portraits," a page with drawings of Roman coins by Peale, two codicils to Harriet Peale's will, printed material including a pamphlet for Peale's The Court of Death and a catalog of sale for Harriet Peale's estate, and photographs of Rembrandt and Harriet Peale.

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Creators:
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860
Dates:
1830-1862
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (Partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.pealrepm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed printed material relating to Rembrandt Peale contains an annotated auction catalog, "Catalogue of Valuable Original Paintings by the late Rembrandt Peale, and Frederic E. Church, Peter F. Rothermel, and William E. Winner" for an auction at M. Thomas & Sons, Philadelphia, Nov. 18, 1862; a pamphlet (circa 1862), "Portrait of Washingto...

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Creators:
Peale, Rembrandt, 1778-1860
Dates:
1806
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (2 items on 2 microfilm frames)
Collection ID:
AAA.pealremr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Receipt for twenty dollars paid to Peale by Thomas Badaraque for his portrait, September 29, 1806, and receipt for twenty dollars paid in full by Badaraque to Peale for his portrait, October 14, 1806.

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Barker, Augusta, 1803-1887
Dates:
1875-1887
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (3 items on 2 frames of microfilm)
Collection ID:
AAA.barkaugu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed Augusta Barker papers contain a letter from Augusta Barker to Mr. Cope (1875 June 28) about an original portrait of George Washington painted by her father, Rembrandt Peale, with a postscript added by Emily C. Jacobs, who purchased the painting. Also included are a biography of Augusta Barker; and an "In Memoriam" typescript of Bark...

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Creators:
Peale family
Dates:
1803-1854
Size:
3 Microfilm reels (3 partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.pealpeal
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed selected Peale family papers contain papers of Charles Willson Peale, Rembrandt Peale, and Titian Ramsay Peale, mainly related to Peale's Museum. Also included are one item pertaining to Franklin Peale, and one to Rubens Peale. Microfilmed on Reel P21 are manuscript of memoranda of the Philadelphia Museum, giving records and acce...

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Creators:
Peale, Mary Jane, 1827-1902
Copper, James C.
Dates:
1854 April 28
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pealmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter concerning Copper's gift to Peale of Rembrandt Peale's painting "Rubens Peale with a Geranium," which had been presented to Copper when it was painted. The letter has been annotated by Mary Jane Peale and is accompanied by the Charles Willson Peale Papers' transcript.

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Creators:
Davidson, W. B. (William B)
Dates:
1824-1825
Size:
1 Item (microfilm frame)
Collection ID:
AAA.daviwmb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Diary excerpts relating to American art, mentioning John Trumbull, William Rush, and Rembrandt (?) Peale.

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Creators:
Haines, Reuben, 1786-1831
Dates:
1824-1840
Size:
27 Items ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.hainreub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, legal documents, and account book pages.

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Creators:
Roberts, Charles
Dates:
1773-1938
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.robechar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters of American artists, including Washington Allston, Albert Bierstadt, Thomas Cole, Walt Disney, Asher Durand, Horatio Greenough, Winslow Homer, Peter Hurd, Henry Inman, Thomas Sully, John Trumbull, Benjamin West and many others, with an illustrated letter from Edward Gay and correspondence of the Peale family; a handwritten manuscript by Rem...

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Creators:
Buchanan, James, 1791-1868
Dates:
1837-1867
Size:
23 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.buchjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL P20: Correspondence, March 29, 1837-Jan. 17, 1867, including letters to Buchanan from Henry Dexter, Luigi Persico, George Washington Conarroe, John Sartain, Jacob Eichholtz, George P. A. Healy, and Rembrandt Peale, and one copy of a letter to Healy.

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