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John Doctoroff papers, circa 1920-1960

Doctoroff, John, 1893-1970
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2.0 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.
Phhotographs, color transparencies, and film and glass plate negatives of Doctoroff's works of art, many undocumented, including portrait sitters Warren G. Harding and Abraham Lincoln; writings, including a bound ledger and handwritten lists of works of art; letters to Doctoroff from clients and museums; four drawings by Doctoroff; and printed material, including exhibition announcements and newspaper clippings.
John Doctoroff papers, circa 1920-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Portrait painter; Chicago, Ill.
Donated 2007 by the Chicago Historical Society via Board member Barbara L. Kipper.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Portrait painters
Record number:
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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