Query: Portraits -- Commissions
Elizabeth Shoumatoff papers
Creators:
Shoumatoff, Elizabeth
Dates:
1945-1991
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.shoueliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence consists of letters regarding portraits commissioned; photographs of art work including documentation of portraits done of the Ward family and the Shoumatoff family and presidential portraits, including her painting of Franklin D. Roosevelt dedicated in the White House in 1967; studies for various portraits; clippings regarding her presidental portraits and …

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Receipts for paintings of Thomas Badaraque
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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Niccolo Cortiglia papers
Creators:
Cortiglia, Niccolo, 1893-
Dates:
1920-1982
Size:
0.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cortnicc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on portrait commissions, primarily of individuals in Pennsylvania, containing photographs, letters and newspaper clippings; files on Cortiglia's murals and honorary degrees from Kings College, 1977-1978, and his participation in the Hoosier Salon Jury, 1950-1951, and the Primaverile Exhibition in Florence, Italy, 1920. Also included are letters to Cortiglia praising his portraits, 1936-1977; printed …

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Alfred Jonniaux papers
Creators:
Jonniaux, Alfred, b. 1882
Dates:
1893-1969
Size:
5.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jonnalfr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical accounts, correspondence, business records (1936-1968), art works, photographs, a photograph album, printed material, and 2 scrapbooks document the life and career of Alfred Jonniaux.

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Lise Holst's research material relating to Robert Lea MacCameron
Creators:
Holst, Lise
Dates:
1896-1983
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.holslise
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research notes, printed matter, photographs, and correspondence, 1981-1983, of Lise Holst relating to her work on Robert Lea MacCameron; and photocopies of MacCameron's correspondence, 1900-1912, a journal, 1896-1912, and writings.

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Robert Lee MacCameron papers
Creators:
MacCameron, Robert Lee, 1866-1912
Dates:
1894-1913
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.maccrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence and letters; writings and notes; and miscellany. Correspondence with clients John W. Harrop, Robert L. Gerry, Cornelia H. Gerry, Robert Goelet, the Duchess of Rutland, Nina Eustis and others concerning portrait commissions; letters from museum directors and curators John W. Beatty (Carnegie Institute), R. A. Holland (City Art Museum …

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Commission Correspondence
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of External Affairs
Dates:
1960-1990
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-166
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the National Portrait Gallery, especially its acquisitions, and relations between the National Portrait Gallery and the National Portrait Gallery Commission. The National Portrait Gallery Commission is an oversight body for the National Portrait Gallery. Materials include incoming and outgoing correspondence, memoranda …

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Commission Meeting Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of External Affairs
Dates:
1962-1997
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-167
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the semiannual meetings of the National Portrait Gallery Commission. The National Portrait Gallery Commission is an oversight body for the National Portrait Gallery. Materials include member lists, agendas, minutes, supporting documents, reports, acquisitions recommendations, memoranda, correspondence, and checklists.

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Oral history interview with Polly Thayer
Creators:
Thayer, Polly, 1904-2006
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1995 May 12-1996 February 1
Size:
89 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.thayer95
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Polly Thayer (Starr) conducted 1995 May 12-1996 February 1, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Commission Meeting Records
Creators:
National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Director
Dates:
2005-2006, 2010-2017
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-088
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the National Portrait Gallery (NPG) Commission which is responsible for the promotion, development and utilization of the museum and as well as the acquisition of artwork. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, membership lists, commission votes, meeting minutes, acquisition information, fact sheets, studies, reports, meeting …

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