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James E. Stuart papers, 1917

Creator:
Stuart, James E. (James Everett), 1852-1941
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
5 items (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:
Correspondence between Stuart and Mrs. Mary C. Spenser, Michigan State Librarian. Stuart discusses the purchase, size, and price of frames for painting "Sunset Glow on Mt. Hood," to be purchased by the state of Michigan for the Library "Art Gallery." Stuart describes other paintings for possible future purchase, his career in art, his financial position and method of sale of paintings, and prominent persons who have purchased his work.
Citation:
James E. Stuart papers, 1917. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3472 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Landscape painter; San Francisco, Calif.
Provenance:
Donated 1961 by the Michigan Historical Commission, through the director of the Michigan Historical Museum, Solan Weeks. The Commission acquired Stewart's painting in 1946, presumably from the State Library.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Landscape painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8681
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210861
AAA_collcode_stuajame
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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