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Creator:
Tomlin, Bradley Walker, 1899-1953  Search this
Subject:
Pedlar, Sylvia  Search this
Motherwell, Robert Burns  Search this
London, Frank Marsden  Search this
Ferber, Herbert  Search this
Mathieu, Georges  Search this
Schulte, Antoinette E.  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
430 items (on 1 microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
Patrons must use microfilm copy.
Summary:
Correspondence mostly with family members, including letters from Tomlin while in Paris, London, and New York, 1924-1929; exhibition catalogs and announcements; illustrations for children's books and magazine covers; sketches; photographs, including some of Frank London, Antoinette Schulte, Sylvia Pedlar, Robert Motherwell, and Herbert Ferber; miscellaneous professional papers; three statements of policy regarding united action by painters, including "Declaration to the American Avant-Garde Painters by Georges Mathieu," October 1952; and miscellaneous printed material.
Citation:
Bradley Walker Tomlin papers, 1910-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 19 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
A portion of the original materials microfilmed was returned to the lenders/donors after microfilming.
Biography Note:
Painter, illustrator; Woodstock and Syracuse, N.Y.
Provenance:
Lent and donated 1970 by Lila Tomlin Northrup, Earl H. Tomlin, and Marguerite Dockstader, Tomlin's sisters and brother. Ca. 100 items were subsequently given.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Illustrators  Search this
Painting, Modern  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9566
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211767
AAA_collcode_tomlbrad
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211767