William Rickarby Miller diary and writings, 1850-1884
Miller, William Rickarby, 1818-1893
Place of publication, production, or execution:
450 p. (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.
A diary in which Miller writes of personal affairs, daily activities, his work and friends; a notebook, "Hints and Recipes pertaining to Painting in Oil and Water Colors and the General Practice of Art"; manuscripts of the following writings: "My Rules and Plans of Life," "Fruit from the Tree of Life," "On Poetic Beauty in Nature"; "A Cunning Little Gypsy," "The Basket Maker of Bloomingdale," and "The Hunter's Song, or Life in the Woods."
William Rickarby Miller diary and writings, 1850-1884. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 801 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in: New York Historical Society.
Landscape painter; New York, N.Y. Born in England.
Lent 1974 by the New York Historical Society.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001