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Andre Champollion papers, 1910

Creator:
Champollion, Andre, 1880-1915
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
3 items.
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:
Two scrapbooks, begun in 1910, containing clippings picturing classic works of European and American art; and a photograph of Champollion's studio or residence.
Citation:
Andre Champollion papers, 1910. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Andre Champollion was a descendent of J. F. Champollion, who deciphered the Rosetta Stone. He graduated from Harvard College, ca. 1900, and resided in New York City; spending summers in Newport, New Hampshire on his grandfather's, Austin Corbin's, game park (now Blue Mountain Forest Park). Champollion joined the French army and was killed in action during World War I.
Provenance:
Donor is the daughter-in-law of Andre Champollion.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7288
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209440
AAA_collcode_chamandr
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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