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[John Frederick Kensett memorial exhibition installation at the National Academy of Design] [graphic], [1873?]

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Creator:
Olyphant, Robert M., 1824-1918
Subject:
Kensett, John Frederick
National Academy of Design (U.S.)
John Frederick Kensett memorial exhibition
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1 album (47 photographic prints) : b&w ; 20 1/2 x 16 inches.
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:
Photograph album presumably owned by Robert M. Olyphant, containing 47 installation views of the John Frederick Kensett Memorial Exhibition, National Academy of Design, March 24-29,[1873].
Citation:
[John Frederick Kensett memorial exhibition installation at the National Academy of Design] [graphic], [1873?]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Robert M. Olyphant was a close friend and art patron of John Frederick Kensett, a leading landscape painter of the Hudson River School who worked extensively in New England and Colorado. Olyphant also served as executor of Kensett's estate.
Provenance:
Donated 1993 by David Olyphant, a descendent of Robert M. Olyphant. Although the album is unpublished, the donor believes several copies were made; circumstances of its production are unknown.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Art patrons
Landscape painters
Landscape painting
Photograph albums
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6394
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215364
AAA_collcode_olyprobe
Theme:
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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