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Earl Shinn journal in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1870-1882

Creator:
Shinn, Earl, 1838-1886
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.1 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Approximately 100 page journal of Shinn's handwritten notes with some newspaper clippings glued in pertaining to the Bible, and history; reports of sales of paintings by Courbet, Delacroix, Ingres, Millet; lists of major European galleries and the size of collections; artists' biographies; and notes on Japanese art, especially Hokusai.
Citation:
Earl Shinn journal in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, 1870-1882. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3656 (frames 1040-1115) available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan, and at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania and the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Location of Originals:
Originals in the Historical Society of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pa.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Art critic Earl Shinn wrote under the pseudonym of Edward Strahan.
Provenance:
The Earl Shinn commonplace book is part of the Charlotte White collection at the Historical Society of Pennsylvania.
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Diaries
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art critics
Artists
Painting
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9710
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211973
AAA_collcode_shinearj
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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