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.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001