Query: Art -- 18th century
Anne Cohen DePietro and Catalog of American Portraits (CAP) Study of American Costume Notebooks
Creators:
DePietro, Anne Cohen
Dates:
circa 1973-2018
Size:
3.7 Linear feet (14 notebooks)
Collection ID:
NPG.CAP.00008
Repository:
National Portrait Gallery

Art Historian Anne Cohen DePietro, "Catalog of American Portraits (CAP) Study of American Costume" Notebooks, 1660-20th century, documentation, photographs and photocopies of civilian and military costumes in dated, historical portraits. This costume survey originated with images and descriptive text for each decade compiled by former CAP staff member, Art Historian Anne Cohen DePietro. She created her study of American costumes and portraiture from the mid-18th through mid-19th centuries for her 1975 Master of Arts degree in Art History and Museology at George Washington University. Many CAP portrait images have subsequently been added by staff members to the costume study. 14 notebooks stored on cabinet shelves, CAP File Room, measurement 3.7 linear feet, c. 1973-2018 (or present)creation date, circa 1975 gift of Anne Cohen DePietro to the CAP.

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Selected art related papers from the Simon Gratz Collection
Creators:
Gratz, Simon
Dates:
[ca. 1770-1921]
Size:
3 Reels (ca. 500 items (on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.gratsimo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Selected letters, sketches, writings, clippings and printed material collected by Simon Gratz, primarily from the "Painters, sculptors, and engravers" section (ca. 400 items) of the Cultural life, arts and sciences autograph series. Other sections filmed include Benjamin West correspondence; Charles Thomson correspondence; Joshua Humphreys letters; and one or more letters from …

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George C. Groce papers
Creators:
Groce, George C., 1899-
Dates:
1938-1967
Size:
1.7 Linear feet ((partially filmed on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.grocgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings, correspondence, photographs, exhibition catalogs and printed material.

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Columbianum records
Creators:
Columbianum
Dates:
1794-1795
Size:
3 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.columbia
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to The Columbianum, including the constitution, by-laws and an exhibition catalog.

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Selected papers from the Peale-Sellers collection
Creators:
Peale, Charles Willson, 1741-1827
Dates:
[ca. 1767-1904]
Size:
7 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.pealchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Autobiographical and biographical material, letters, writings, printed material, photographs, a sketchbook, drawings and notebooks belonging to Charles Willson Peale and the Peale family, with notes and writings by Horace Wells Sellers.

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Langdon Warner Report
Creators:
Warner, Langdon (1881-1955)
Dates:
1915
Size:
2 Copies (Two copies of a bound volume of 226 typed pages, with 48 mounted silver gelatin prints with captions, 194p, 29 x 22 cm.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1994.07
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

A report prepared by archaeologist and art historian Langdon Warner on his travels of 1913-1914 to investigate the founding of an American school of Chinese archaeology to be established in Beijing. Warner's travels included Europe, Japan, Korea, China and Indo-China. Warner spoke with scholars, administrators and officials, and travelled to museums …

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Departmental Records
Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
1957, 1961-1989, 1997-2003
Size:
25 cu. ft. (25 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-128
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the activities of the Renwick Gallery during the tenures of Lloyd E. Herman, Director, 1971-1986; Michael W. Monroe, Curator-in-Charge, 1986-1995; and Kenneth R. Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, 1995-2003. Topics covered include art organizations; craft fairs and craft schools; correspondence with museums within and outside of the United States and …

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Exhibition Records
Dates:
circa 2006
Size:
7.83 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (2 document boxes) (7 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 13-076
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the development and installation of the exhibition, "Feeding Desire: Design and the Tools of the Table, 1500-2005" as well as the creation of a book of the same name. The exhibition ran from May 5 through October 29, 2006 and was organized by Sarah Coffin, Curator of 17th and …

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The Canning collection of papers relating to John Trumbull
Creators:
Canning, Tony
Dates:
1799, 1818, 1901
Size:
4 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.canntony
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers regarding painter John Trumbull collected by Mr. and Mrs. Tony Canning, including:

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Descriptive catalogue of pictures painted by Robert Edge Pine
Creators:
Pine, Robert Edge, 1730?-1788
Dates:
1784
Size:
6 Pages
Collection ID:
AAA.pinerobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Catalog listing 27 paintings in a six page catalog. Some listings have dates, descriptions, and excerpts from plays on which images are based; some have title only.

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