Query: Painters -- Pennsylvania
Henry Ossawa Tanner papers
Creators:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937
Dates:
1860s-1978
bulk 1890-1937
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of the expatriate African American painter Henry Ossawa Tanner measure 2.3 linear feet and date from the 1860s to 1978, with the bulk of the material dating from 1890 to 1937. Found in the papers are scattered biographical, family, and legal materials; twenty-seven folders of correspondence with family, friends, patrons, and galleries; writings and notes by Tanner and others; a small amount of printed material; numerous photographs of Tanner, his studio in Paris and home in Trepied, Normandy, his family, friends, fellow artists, and his artwork. Additional photographs include a circa 1890 shot of Tanner with fellow students at the Académie Julian and another depicting Tanner with members of the American Art Club in Paris, circa 1900. Also found are a few sketches and drawings.

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Sidney Simon papers
Creators:
Simon, Sidney, 1917-1997
Dates:
circa 1917-2002
bulk 1940-1997
Size:
8 Linear feet
2.21 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.simosidn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor, painter, and educator Sidney Simon measure 8.0 linear feet and 2.21 GB and date from circa 1917-2002, with the bulk of the papers dating from 1940-1997. The collection documents Simon's career through biographical material, correspondence, writings and notes, subject files, sketches, sketchbooks, printed and digital material, and photographs.

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John F. Francis family Bible
Creators:
Francis, John F., 1808-1886
Dates:
1834
1834
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.franjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

John Francis' family bible: New Testament of our lord and saviour Jesus Christ, according to the Authorized version; with the references and marginal readings of the polyglott Bible, and numerous additions from Bagster's comprehensive Bible. The v. is comprised of both the Old and New Testaments, although there is no …

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Mabel Pugh papers
Creators:
Pugh, Mabel, 1891-1986
Dates:
1907-1975
Size:
14 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.pughmabe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; sketchbooks, drawings, catalogs, clipppings, diaries, photographs, and other material relating to Pugh's student and teaching career at Peace College, North Carolina, and the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts.

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Maltby Sykes papers
Creators:
Sykes, Maltby
Dates:
1936-1992
Size:
5.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.sykewill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, speeches, notes, teaching material, price lists, financial and legal information, press releases, printed material, and photographs relating to Sykes' career as an portrait painter and printmaker, his tenure as Professor of Art at Auburn University, and his 1936 assistantship to muralist Diego Rivera on murals for the Hotel Reforma …

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Martin Johnson Heade papers
Creators:
Heade, Martin Johnson, 1819-1904
Dates:
1853-1904
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.headmart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of painter Martin Johnson Heade measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1853 to 1904. The bulk of the collection consists of letters from his friend and fellow artist, Frederic Edwin Church between 1866-1899. Within the papers is an annotated sketchbook, circa 1853-1877, and a detailed handwritten notebook about hummingbirds dating from circa 1864 and circa 1881. Also found are a few letters and notes from others, deeds, and an 1865 exhibition catalog.

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Rosenthal Collection of Drawings by American Artists inventory
Creators:
Free Library of Philadelphia. Prints Dept
Dates:
[ca. 1927-1930]
Size:
1 Item (microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.freelibr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 27 page inventory of drawings and sketchbooks by American artists in the Rosenthal Collection in the Free Library of Philadelphia's Prints Department. The inventory lists artists, their dates, and titles of works in the collection donated by Albert Rosenthal.

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Jared French papers
Creators:
French, Jared, 1905-1988
Dates:
1936-1937
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.frenjare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two contracts between the U.S. Treasury Department, Section of Painting and Sculpture, and French, in which he agrees to paint murals in the Parcel Post Building in Richmond, Virginia, and in the Post Office in Plymouth, Pennsylvania.

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Barnes Foundation lecture notes
Creators:
Loper, Edward L., 1916-2011
Dates:
1963-1964
Size:
0.1 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lopeedwl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

137 pages of notes covering 33 lectures given by Violette De Mazia at the Barnes Foundation on 19th and 20th century art. These unauthorized notes include the orientation lecture, reading assignements, and class discussions.

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Julia Keffer Blythe autograph book
Creators:
Blythe, Julia Keffer, d. 1852
Dates:
[ca. 1844-1848]
Size:
1 Volume ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.blytjuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An autograph book kept by Julia Ann Keffer (with initials "J.A.K.", later Julia Keffer Blythe), containing poems, writings, notes, and sketches, some signed "Boots," David Gilmour Blythe's pen name.

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