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Lucy Hayward Barker papers, 1898-1992

Creator:
Barker, Lucy Hayward, 1872-1948
Subject:
Hale, Philip Leslie
McCargar, Eleanor Barker
Tarbell, Edmund Charles
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.8 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:
A chronology and biography prepared by Barker's daughter, Eleanor Barker McCargar, entitled "Biographical Sketch of My Mother"; correspondence, 1890-ca. 1985, including letters from Lucy to her family, some written during her travels abroad, and other family correspondence, letters to Lucy from friends and teachers, among them Philip Hale and Edmund Tarbell; letters to Eleanor regarding her mother; and other miscellaneous correspondence; sketchbooks; color photographs of Barker's paintings; biographical materials; clippings; a photocopy of a catalog for the Portland Society of Art's 1936 annual exhibition,1936; and a video, Lucy Hayward Barker, 1892-1948 : American Impressionist Portrait Painter, by appraiser James B. Byrnes.
Citation:
Lucy Hayward Barker papers, 1898-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Use Note:
Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce must be obtained from: Lucy H. McCargar-White, 3906 Silverado Trail, Calistoga, Calif. 94515
Biography Note:
Painter; Maine. An American Impressionist portrait painter, Barker studied with Edmund Tarbell, Philip Hale and Frank Benson at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston School. From 1898 to until her marriage to Roy Barker in 1906 she had a studio in Boston. After marriage and motherhood, she resumed her career in 1929 in Presque Isle, Maine.
Provenance:
Donated by Eleanor Barker McCargar, Barker's daughter, 1993-1994. Additions are expected.
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Photographs
Video recordings
Women painters
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6373
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215253
AAA_collcode_barklucy
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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