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S. P. (Sylvester Phelps) Hodgson sketchbooks, 1856-1878

Creator:
Hodgson, S. P. (Sylvester Phelps), 1830-1906
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
4 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:
Biographical data sheet, handwritten copy of his obituary, and two sketchbooks which also contain a few watercolor sketches, as well as a draft of an article entitled "Thoughts on the Effects of Light and Shade as influenced by the atmosphere, showing a rule by which you may know how to manage detail in distance," Feb. 1856.
Citation:
S. P. (Sylvester Phelps) Hodgson sketchbooks, 1856-1878. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 104 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Painter; Boston, Massachusetts.
Provenance:
The lender, H.T. Hodgson acquired the papers through inheritance.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters
Sketchbooks
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9667
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211875
AAA_collcode_hodgs
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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