S. P. (Sylvester Phelps) Hodgson sketchbooks, 1856-1878
Hodgson, S. P. (Sylvester Phelps), 1830-1906
Place of publication, production, or execution:
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.
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.
S. P. (Sylvester Phelps) Hodgson sketchbooks, 1856-1878. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 104 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Painter; Boston, Massachusetts.
The lender, H.T. Hodgson acquired the papers through inheritance.
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001