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Creators:
Sargent, John Singer, 1856-1925
Dates:
1883 March 15
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.sargjohw
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Sargent to Margaret Stuyvesant Rutherford White (Mrs. Henry White), informing her that he has not finished her portrait, asking permission to send it to the academy for exhibition when completed, and mentioning his portrait of the Boit children and of Mme. Gautreau. Also included are a partial transcription of the letter; data about t...

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Creators:
Ormond, Richard
Dates:
1851-1979
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.ormorl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescripts of Sargent letters to various people, 1883-1923, and photographs from an exhibition on Sargent.

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Creators:
Rand, John Goffe, 1801-1873
Dates:
circa 1832-1960
bulk 1832-1873
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.randjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of inventor and portrait painter John Goffe Rand measure 0.2 linear feet and date from circa 1832-1960, bulk 1832-1873. Included are biographical sketches, a will, lists of portraits by Rand, a small amount of correspondence, files regarding Rand's invention of the collapsible artists' paint tube, clippings, a photo, and an example of one of the first paint tubes made in a factory.

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Creators:
West, William Edward, 1788-1857
Dates:
[ca. 1818-1961]
Size:
1 Linear foot ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.westwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, writings, business records, and printed materials.

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Creators:
West, Benjamin, 1738-1820
Dates:
1771-circa 1879
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.westbenj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This collection measures 0.3 linear feet and consists of 19 items dated 1771-circa 1879, relating to expatriate painter Benjamin West. West, who settled in London and was renowned for his portraits and his paintings of historical events, was the first internationally known American painter. The collection provides scattered documentation of West's activities including during the time of his appointment as historical painter to King George III, and contains letters from West, artwork including 2 engravings of the artist, 2 pages of West's accounts, and a ticket to a lecture at the Royal Academy of Art.

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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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Creators:
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, London.

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Creators:
Norman, Geoffrey, 1899-
Dates:
1934-1940
Size:
80 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.normgeof
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official correspondence consisting mainly of letters received by Norman while he was president of the Society of Mural Painters and chairman of the Committee on Mural Painting for the Fine Arts Federation of New York; membership lists; agenda; press releases; newsletters; and clippings relating to the National Society of Mural Painters and the Fede...

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Creators:
Herkomer, Hubert von, Sir, 1849-1914
Dates:
1883-1914
Size:
7 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.herkhube
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials concerning Herkomer, his brother John, and his student Edith M. Ashford.

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Creators:
Gablik, Suzi, 1934-
Dates:
1954-2014
Size:
12.8 Linear feet
4.48 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.gablsuzi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian, critic, and painter Suzi Gablik measure 12.8 linear feet and 4.48 GB and date from 1954 to 2014. The collection documents her career through scattered biographical documents, professional correspondence, 83 journals and notebooks, writings for book projects, notes, lectures, professional files, printed material, photographs, some digital, and photograph albums. Also included are two digital videos.

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