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Mary K. McGuigan and John F. McGuigan Jr. artists' letters collection, 1794-1938

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Creator:
McGuigan, Mary K.
McGuigan, John F. (John Fuller)
Subject:
Beard, W. H. (William Holbrook)
Church, Frederic Edwin
Colman, Samuel
Copley, John Singleton
Darley, Felix Octavius Carr
French, Daniel Chester
Greenough, Horatio
Harding, Chester
Hassam, Childe
Inman, Henry
McGuigan, John F. (John Fuller)
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
Palmer, Erastus Dow
Peale, Rubens
Tanner, Henry Ossawa
Thayer, Abbott Handerson
Tuckerman, Henry T. (Henry Theodore)
White, Stanford
Whittredge, Worthington
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.2 linear feet
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:
The collection of artists' letters compiled by Mary and John McGuigan measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1794-1938. The collection features a group of letters, writings, and signed documents to and from a variety of artists, art administrators, art critics, historians, and art-related organizations. It also includes associated printed material with some documents.
Letters and signed documents are from William Holbrook Beard, Frederic Edwin Church, Samuel Colman, John Singleton Copley, Kenyon Cox, F.O.C. Darley, Daniel Chester French, Horatio Greenough, Chester Harding, Childe Hassam, Henry Inman, Samuel F. B. Morse, Erastus Dow Palmer, Rubens Peale, Henry Ossawa Tanner, Abbott Handerson Thayer, Stanford White, and Worthington Whittredge, among others.
Citation:
Mary K. McGuigan and John F. McGuigan Jr. artists' letters collection, 1794-1938. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Mary K. McGuigan and John F. McGuigan Jr. are art historians and collectors in Milford, Pennsylvania.
Provenance:
Donated 2000-2014 by Mary K. McGuigan and John F. McGuigan, Jr.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art critics
Artists
Arts administrators
Historians
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5972
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)228068
AAA_collcode_mcgumary
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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