Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Rosalie Goodyear papers concerning Arthur C. Goodwin, 1929-1965

Creator:
Goodyear, Rosalie
Subject:
Goodwin, Arthur Clifton
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.0 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:
Papers concerning Goodyear's interest in painter and friend Arthur C. Goodwin, including her biography of Goodwin, her efforts to promote his work, and her involvement in his estate. Included are Goodyear's unpublished typescript about Goodwin and Goodyear "Defiant Dreamers," and rejection letters, 1960 and 1965, from publishers considering its publication; correspondence, ca. 1942-1948, regarding the estate, with lawyer George Moesel, Louis Joseph, dealer Paul Rosenberg, Henry Sayles Francis, W. G. Constable, Harriet R. Cabot, Grace W. Mayer, Frederic A. Sweet, Audrey McMahon, Victor Sparks, Giovanni Castano, art critic Lionello Venturi, dealer Daniel Wildenstein, and others; inventories of oil paintings and pastels in the estate; contracts; photographs of paintings by Goodwin; clippings; exhibition catalogs; and miscellany.
Citation:
Rosalie Goodyear papers concerning Arthur C. Goodwin, 1929-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Goodyear was a friend of painter Arthur C. Goodwin (birthdate listed variously between 1863 and 1869) and an active promoter of his work, organizing several exhibitions of his work and writing a book about his struggles as an artist. Upon Goodwin's death in 1929 she was the sole beneficiary of his artistic estate. Goodyear was married to painter Raphael Doktor. Her father was William H. Goodyear, a curator at at the Metropolitan Museum of Art and the Brooklyn Museum.
Provenance:
Donated 1994 by Raphael Doktor, widower of Rosalie Goodyear.
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters
Painting, American
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6497
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215708
AAA_collcode_goodrosa
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Archival materials
  • Collection descriptions
  • Painters
  • Painting
  • Painters
  • Painting
  • Goodwin, Arthur Clifton
  • Goodyear, Rosalie
  • Goodwin, Arthur Clifton
  • Goodyear, Rosalie
  • Americans
  • Archives of American Art