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The graven images of New England : 1653-1800 /by Allen Ludwig, [ca.1960]

Creator:
Ludwig, Allan I., 1933-
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
3.0 linear ft. (10 v. on partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Includes one volume of text on the sculptural iconoclasm of New England gravestones, and nine volumes of photographs (ca. 500) of gravestones.
Citation:
The graven images of New England : 1653-1800 /by Allen Ludwig, [ca.1960]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel D74 (frames 1-690) available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Historian and photographer, born 1933, Yonkers, N.Y. Studied at Yale University, BFA'56, MA'60, Bollingen fellow '60-63, PhD'64. His GRAVEN IMAGES OF NEW ENGLAND was published in 1966 and again in 1975 by Weslyan University Press. Works in platinum printing and silver gelatin printing.
Provenance:
The donors, Dr. and Mrs. Benjamin Weber, were the original sponsors of Ludwig's project to compile and publish his book.
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Photography
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Historians
Photographers
Photographs
Tombstones
Writings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7923
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210091
AAA_collcode_ludwalla
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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