Query: Painting -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Thomas Eakins letters
Creators:
Eakins, Thomas, 1844-1916
Dates:
1866-1934
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.eakithom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The letters of Thomas Eakins measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1866 to 1934. They primarily document the period between 1866 and 1869 that he spent studying art in Paris, as well as his career as a portrait artist.

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Longacre family papers
Creators:
Longacre family
Dates:
[ca. 1810]-1952
Size:
9 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.longlong
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, biographical and genealogical information, poems, notes, diaries, artwork, sketchbooks, photographs, business papers and printed material relating to the Longacre family, especially James Barton Longacre and Andrew Longacre.

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Oral history interview with Sande Webster
Creators:
Webster, Sande
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1990 March 13-28
Size:
139 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.webste90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Sande Webster conducted 1990 March 13-28, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project. Webster speaks of her background and education; her experiences working at the Berg Art Gallery, Jenkintown, Pennsylvania; opening the Wallnuts Gallery in Philadelphia, in 1969, with Meryl Aberman, Sari Robinson, and Denis Webster …

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Oral history interview with Henry Plumer McIlhenny
Creators:
McIlhenny, Henry P.
Cummings, Paul
United States. Works Progress Administration
Dates:
1974 Oct. 28
Size:
56 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.mcilhe74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Henry Plumer McIlhenny conducted 1974 Oct. 28, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Joshua Shaw palette
Creators:
Shaw, Joshua, 1776-1860
Dates:
[ca. 1820]
Size:
1 Item ((on 1 fr. microfilm))
Collection ID:
AAA.shawjosh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Shaw's palette, with an explanation of colors and how to mix them.

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Abraham P. Hankins papers
Creators:
Hankins, Abraham P., 1900-1963
Dates:
1935-1979
Size:
3.22 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hankabra
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material; correspondence, mostly of Hankin's wife, Estelle Hankins; artwork including sketchbooks, loose sketches, drawings; writings, including a facsimile of Hankins annotated manuscript for "The Way to Art" privately published in 1979 by Dorothy Morgan Levin, the executor of Hankins' estate, and "Primer of Art"; photographs; and printed material including exhibition …

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Drexel Institute of Technology records
Creators:
Drexel Institute of Technology
Dates:
1892-1935
Size:
1 Item (microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.drexinst
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to the art department including, excerpts from the history of the institute; excerpts from the records of the registrar (no complete register of students has been preserved); excerpts from exhibition catalogs; excerpts from ECCENTRIC, the student yearbook, 1896 and 1897; scholarships and prizes, 1903-1904; a copy of CATALOGUE OF PAINTINGS, 1935; a …

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Leonid and Ethel Gechtoff papers
Creators:
Gechtoff, Leonid, 1883-1941
Gechtoff, Ethel
Dates:
1918-1958
Size:
0.2 Items (linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.gechleon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters recieved, including several from J. Edgar Hoover concerning a painting by Leonid Gechtoff, 1935-1938; two autographed photographs of Hoover; photographs of Leonid Gechtoff and his work; a scrapbook, ca. 1918-1929, containing letters, photographs, exhibition catalogs, clippings and printed miscellany; naturalization papers for Ethel Gechtoff; and material concerning her East & West Gallery …

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Frederick H. Clark papers
Creators:
Clark, Frederick H. (Frederick Hatfield), 1861-1948
Dates:
1875-1934
Size:
225 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.clarfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1888-1934, concerning Clark's paintings and exhibitions; a list of paintings owned by Congressman Brewer, handwritten by Clark; exhibition catalogs and announcements of the School of Industrial Design, Trenton, New Jersey, the Society of American Artists, New York City, the World's Columbian Exposition, 1893, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts …

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Henry O. Tanner letters to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
Creators:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937
Dates:
1885-1909
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenrl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the Henry O. Tanner letters to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Correspondence in this collection concerns the purchase of a painting by African American artist Henry O. Tanner for the Academy collection and the exhibition of Tanner's work. Letters from Robert Ogden to …

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