Query: Painters -- Pennsylvania
Oral history interview with Roswell Weidner
Creators:
Weidner, Roswell, 1911-1999
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1989 July 20-27
Size:
134 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.weidne89
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Roswell Weidner conducted 1989 July 20-27, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Weidner discusses his early life, education, and art training at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, first at the school at Chester Springs, and later at the main school in Philadelphia …

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Mary Butler papers
Creators:
Butler, Mary
Dates:
1853-1946
bulk 1884-1946
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.butlmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of landscape painter Mary Butler date from 1853-1946, bulk 1884-1946, and measure 1.6 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical material, correspondence, and records relating to Butler's long participation in the Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Also found are notes and writings, a scrapbook, printed material, and photographs of Butler, her friends, her studio in Ogunquit, Maine, her landscape paintings, and exhibition installations.

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Thomas Sully papers
Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1792-1871
Size:
3 Items ((619 p. on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthom2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Register of paintings, 1801-1871 (1 v., 139 p.); Sully's hints for pictures, 1809-1871 (179 p. typescript), including techniques for painting portraits, ingredients for colors, care and preservation of paintings, criticisms of other artists and explanations of their paintings and techniques; and a journal, 1792-1793 and 1799-1846 (1 v., 301 p. typescript).

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Raymond L. Stehle papers relating to Emanuel Leutze
Creators:
Stehle, Raymond L.
Dates:
1910
Size:
2 Items ((microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stehraym
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Handwritten notes by Leutze describing his 1861 mural in the United States Capitol Building Westward the Course of Empire Takes its Way (also known as Westward Ho!), 9 p.; and a 3 p. typescript, "Aus Berliner Kunstausstellungen," by Rudolf Klein, regarding portraits by Leutze, ca. 1910.

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Edward Willis Redfield papers
Creators:
Redfield, Edward Willis, 1869-1965
Dates:
1836-1973
Size:
1 Linear foot ((partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.redfedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, sketches, notes and printed material.

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Thomas Sully letters
Creators:
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872
Dates:
1827 and [undated]
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.sullthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Charles Carroll, last surviving signer of the Declaration of Independence, October 10. 1827, regarding a portrait Sully painted of him; and a letter from Mary G. Ravenel to Robert Tyler of Philadelphia in which she mentions a Sully painting she has just received, n.y. March 2.

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Paul King papers
Creators:
King, Paul Bernard, Sr., 1867-1947
Dates:
1871-1977
Size:
2.7 Linear feet ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.kingpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; letters; business records; photographs; works of art; and printed material.

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Mary Cassatt collection
Creators:
Cassatt, Mary, 1844-1926
Dates:
1871-1955
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.cassmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Cassatt, from Cassatt, and from and to Cassatt's family and others; a typescript of a family history written by Cassatt's father, and other genealogical and biographical material; and pages from Paris Salon exhibition catalogs of 1872-1876 referencing Cassatt. The materials were primarily in the possession of Art Institute of …

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Cecilia Beaux papers
Creators:
Beaux, Cecilia, 1855-1942
Dates:
1863-1968
Size:
3.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beauceci
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the painter Cecilia Beaux measure 3.3 linear feet and date from 1863 to 1968. Papers document her education, career and personal life through family and professional correspondence, twelve diaries, lectures, essays, poems, notes, clippings, catalogs, pamphlets, exhibition records, business records, photographs, certificates, diplomas, and artifacts.

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Charles Searles papers
Creators:
Searles, Charles Robert, 1937-2004
Dates:
1953-2010
Size:
3.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.searchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American sculptor and painter Charles Searles measure 3.9 linear feet and date from 1953 to 2010. The collection documents his career through scattered biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, printed material, artwork, photographs, and a scrapbook.

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