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Edwin Weyburn and Richard La Barre Goodwin papers, 1830-1958

Creator:
Goodwin, Richard La Barre, 1840-1910
Goodwin, Edwin Weyburn, 1800-1845
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
200 items (on partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Notebook, ca. 1830-1845, kept by Edwin Weyburn Goodwin listing portraits painted, the date, and payment received for each work; a few letters from Richard La Barre Goodwin which give an account of his service in the Civil War; photographs of Richard La Barre Goodwin's paintings; and correspondence of his daughter, Claribel Goodwin, relative to contemporary exhibitions of his work.
Citation:
Edwin Weyburn and Richard La Barre Goodwin papers, 1830-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel N60-1 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender, Claribel Goodwin, after microfilming.
Location of original is unknown.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Edwin Weyburn Goodwin was an itinerant miniature and portrait painter in upstate New York. During his fifteen year career, ca. 1830-1845, he painted approximately 800 portraits. His son, Richard La Barre Goodwin, was a landscape, portrait and still-life painter; best known as a painter of fish and game. Until ca. 1880, Richard La Barre Goodwin, like his father, was an itinerant painter of portraits in upstate New York.
Provenance:
The lender, Miss Claribel Goodwin, is the granddaughter of Edwin Weyburn Goodwin and daughter of Richard La Barre Goodwin.
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Landscape painters
Miniature painters
Notebooks
Painters
Portrait painters
Still-life painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8300
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210471
AAA_collcode_goodrich
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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