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Murray Percival Bewley papers, 1896-1964

Creator:
Bewley, Murray Percival, 1884-1964
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 microfilm reel.
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
A letter to "Ed" from "Percy" describing his travels in Italy; a 22-page journal by an unknown author describing Bewley's 1897 trip to the Southwest; 2 sketchbooks, one dated 1896; 2 exhibition catalogs; 3 clippings; and 5 photos of works of art and an unidentified photo of an interior.
Citation:
Murray Percival Bewley papers, 1896-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2057 available for use through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Elizabeth Williams after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Painter; Fort Worth, Tex. Studied with Cecelia Beaux at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, with Robert Henri and William M. Chase in N.Y. He moved to Paris in 1906, for seven years, painting and exhibiting his works at the Salon exhibitions.
Provenance:
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1980 by Elizabeth Williams, Bewley's niece.
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Audio - Visual
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters
Painting, American
Sketchbooks
Travel diaries
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6815
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208942
AAA_collcode_bewlmurr
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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