Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Ridgway Hall research material on Josephine Miles Lewis, 1887-1981

Creator:
Hall, Ridgway M., 1914-1982
Subject:
Lewis, Josephine Miles
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.5 linear ft.
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:
Correspondence, drawings, clippings, photographs and other materials collected by Ridgway Hall in the course of research on painter Josephine Miles Lewis. Included are biographical accounts of Lewis and two diplomas; fourteen business letters to Lewis; correspondence (1959-1981) with Hall primarily concerns Lewis (a 1959 letter contains a copy of Lewis' will); thirty-three sketches (1887-1891) and 3 pencil drawings of trees and a landscape; inventories of works; questionnaires from Hill's survey of Lewis' works of art; clippings (ca. 1910-1959); a 1900 exhibition catalog from the New Haven Paint and Clay Club, 1935 and 1955 exhibition announcements; photographs of Lewis, her family, studio, exhibitions and works of art.
Citation:
Ridgway Hall research material on Josephine Miles Lewis, 1887-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Location of Originals:
Josephine Miles Lewis letters: location of originals unknown.
Biography Note:
Ridgway M. Hall (1914-1982) was a distant relative of Josephine Miles Lewis.
Provenance:
Donated 1980 and 1984 by Ridgway and Lucy W. Hall.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Women
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Drawings
Painters
Photographs
Sketches
Women painters
Works of art
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9596
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211800
AAA_collcode_hallridg
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Photographs
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Photographs
  • Drawings
  • Painters
  • Sketches
  • Women
  • Works of art
  • Drawings
  • Painters
  • Sketches
  • Women
  • Works of art
  • Hall, Ridgway M.
  • Lewis, Josephine Miles
  • Hall, Ridgway M.
  • Lewis, Josephine Miles
  • Archives of American Art