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Edwin and Robert Deakin papers, [ca. 1835-1881]

Creator:
Deakin, Edwin, 1838-1923
Deakin, Robert, 1811-1872
Subject:
Deakins family
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
2 items(on 1 microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Scrapbook of Edwin Deakin consists of 137 pages of clippings, mainly from San Francisco publications, and pertaining primarily to artists and art events in California from 1872-1881. Journal of Robert Deakin, father of the painter Edwin Deakin, consisting of approximately 50 pages, contains a family genealogy, clippings and handwritten transcriptions of newspaper articles and letters pertaining to family history, as well as entries regarding his emigration to the United States.
Citation:
Edwin and Robert Deakin papers, [ca. 1835-1881]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 4201 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
ORIGINALS IN: the possession of Marjorie Dakin Arkelian.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Painter, born Sheffield, England. Settled in Chicago in 1859. Moved to San Francisco, California in 1870. Painted landscapes of Yosemite, Lake Tahoe, and a series on the 21 Franciscan missions which he published in 1900. Edwin Deakin's works are included in the collections of the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco, M. H. de Young Memorial Museum and the Oakland Museum, Oakland, California.
Provenance:
The donor, Marjorie Dakin Arkelian, is the granddaughter of Edwin Deakin.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Journals (accounts)
Landscape painters
Landscape painting, American
Scrapbooks
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9597
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211801
AAA_collcode_deakedwi
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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