Society of Painters in Water Colors records, 1850-1855
Society of Painters in Water Colors
Beckwith, Henry P.
Falconer, John Mackie
Glasgow, James I.
Hunt, Samuel Valentine
Parsons, Charles R.
Society for the Promotion of Painting in Water Colors
Place of publication, production, or execution:
2 items (on 2 microfilm reels)
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Constitution and minutes of meetings, and a printed announcement.
REEL 801: Constitution and minutes of meetings from the society's inception, October 30, 1850 to September 26, 1855. Some of the members were: Henry P. Beckwith, Alfred Jones, John Halpin, John M. Falconer, Charles Parsons, Samuel V. Hunt and James Glasgow.
REEL 3472: Printed announcement of the opening of the fourth season of the Society's school.
Society of Painters in Water Colors records, 1850-1855. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 3472; 801 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reel 801 originals in: New York Historical Society.
Professional society; New York City. Also called Society for the Promotion of Painting in Water Colors.
Lent 1974 by the New York Historical Society.
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