The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Account books, 1920-1970, detailing commissions including clients, costs and sale price for furniture, prints and paintings; index card files detailing works, materials and services, and galleries; 3 loose price lists; and high school year book.
Wharton Esherick papers, 1920-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 4559 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Esherick Family.
Wood engraver, furniture maker, sculptor; Philadelphia, Pa. Born 1887. Died 1970.
Lent for microfilming 1991 by the Esherick family as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001