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Creator:
Cole, Thomas Casilear, 1888-1976  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
18.2 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Biographical and genealogical data including early Cole family letters and writings, 1750-1900; correspondence of Cole and family including letters from owners of Cole portraits, friends and associates (see list of correspondents below); diaries, ca. 1904-1928; ca. 150 poems, articles and commentary by Cole and other including a report of Charles Melville Dewey's comments on the work of Albert Pinkham Ryder; financial records of household expenses and portraits painted; works of art including 5 x 7 self-portrait in oil, and sketches; also includes exhibition catalogs, clippings, and other printed material; and photgraphs of Cole, his family and friends, and photographs of portraits painted.
Citation:
Thomas Casilear Cole papers, 1750-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Painter, portrait painter.
Provenance:
Donated 1973-1977 by Thomas Casilear Cole.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Diaries  Search this
Exhibition catalogs  Search this
Painters  Search this
Sketches  Search this
Photographs  Search this
Portrait painters  Search this
Financial records  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Oil paintings  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7229
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209369
AAA_collcode_colethca
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209369