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Biographical information, sketches, and sketchbooks and letters from Burbank to his wife, Covelle, regarding his travels in Italy.
55 sketches and two sketchbooks from Sicliy and Italy, 1959 and undated; letters and postcards, ca. 1958-1959, from Burbank who signed his letters "Petey", to his wife Covelle. Also included is a list of his paintings and their owners as of 1975, provided in a letter written by his widow.
Addison Burbank papers, 1958-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm: reel 892 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biographical information, one sketchbook of Italy and Sicily, 1959; 55 miscellaneous sketches; biographical information and a list of his paintings and their owners as of 1975, provided in a letter written by his widow filmed on reel 892.
Addison Burbank (1898-1961) was a painter and writer in New York, N.Y.
Donated 1975 and 2007 by Covelle Newcomb Burbank, widow of Addison Burbank. The 1975 material was filmed on reel 892.
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
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