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Birge Harrison writings on landscape painting, [ca. 1900-1909]

Creator:
Harrison, Birge, 1854-1929
Subject:
Ciarrocchi, Raymond
Harrison, Birge
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.2 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Portions of a manuscript for Harrison's book, LANDSCAPE PAINTING; part handwritten, part typed. Water damage has made some pages illegible. The published contains Harrison's statement that the book is a "fulfillment of a promise to put into permanent form certain impromtu talks on landscape painting given before the Art Students' League in New York in its summer school at Woodstock, N.Y."
Citation:
Birge Harrison writings on landscape painting, [ca. 1900-1909]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Painter, writer; Woodstock, N.Y. Full name Lovell or Lowell Birge Harrison.
Provenance:
Donated 1991 by N. Robert Cestone, an art dealer and painting restorer. He was given the manuscript by Bela Bordas, former owner of the Bordas Art Shop, New Rochelle, N.Y. Mr. Bordas, who is deceased, received the material from his friend, the artist Robert Emmett Owen.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Landscape painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10756
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214367
AAA_collcode_harrbirg
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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