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Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915

Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Subject:
Appian, Adolphe  Search this
Lalanne, Maxime  Search this
Topic:
Photographs  Search this
Landscape painters  Search this
Prints  Search this
Sketches  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5839
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208679
AAA_collcode_donogain
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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Gaines Ruger Donoho papers

Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Names:
Appian, Adolphe, 1818-1898  Search this
Lalanne, Maxime, 1827-1886  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot
Type:
Archival materials
Collection descriptions
Prints
Sketches
Photographs
Date:
1864-1915
Summary:
The papers of landscape painter Gaines Ruger Donoho measure a linear foot and date from 1864 to 1915. Found within the papers are certificates of award; invitations and correspondence; a clipping; photographs, including two cyanotypes of Donoho; artwork by Donoho; a wedding dinner sketch in honor of Donoho's wedding signed by 19 friends, including Kenyon Cox and William Merritt Chase; and etchings from other artists, including Adolphe Appian and Maxime Lalanne.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of landscape painter Gaines Ruger Donoho measure a linear foot and date from 1864 to 1915. Found within the papers are certificates of award; invitations and correspondence; a clipping; photographs, including two cyanotypes of Donoho; artwork by Donoho; a wedding dinner sketch in honor of Donoho's wedding signed by 19 friends, including Kenyon Cox and William Merritt Chase; and etchings from other artists, including Adolphe Appian and Maxime Lalanne.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 1 series.

Series 1: Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915 (1 linear foot; Box 1, OV 2-4, ODD 5)
Biographical / Historical:
Landscape painter Gaines Ruger Donoho (1857-1916) lived and worked in East Hampton, Long Island in New York City. Influenced by the Barbizon School, Donoho studied at the Art Students League with Walter Shirlaw and R. Swain Gifford and studied in Paris from 1879 to 1887. In 1889 he was awarded a silver medal at the University Exposition in Paris and a gold medal at the 1915 Panama Pacific International Exhibition. Donoho married Matilda Ackley Donoho in 1894 and died in New York City in 1916.
Provenance:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers were donated by John R. Hopkins in 1977 via Jane Richards of Hirschl and Adler Galleries in New York.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Topic:
Landscape painters  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Prints
Sketches
Photographs
Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.donogain
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G. Ruger Donoho (1857-1916) : a retrospective exhibition : March 12-April 2, 1977, Hirschl & Adler Galleries, April 8-May 15, 1977, The Parrish Art Museum

Author:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Pisano, Ronald G  Search this
Hirschl & Adler Galleries  Search this
Parrish Art Museum  Search this
Subject:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916 Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
19 p. : chiefly ill. (2 col.) : 19 x 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1977
[1977]
Call number:
N6537.D585 A4 1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_648314

Certificates of Award

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1893-1915
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in OV 2 and OV 4.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1880-1910
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in OV 3.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Artwork by Others

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 6
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1869-1910
Scope and Contents:
Oversized material housed in OV 3 and ODD 5.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Photographs

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 7
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1890-1910
Scope and Contents:
Oversized materials housed in OV 2.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Gaines Ruger Donoho Papers

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot (Box 1, OV 2-4, ODD 5)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1864-1915
Scope and Contents:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers include certificates of award, including the 1893 Worlds Columbian medal of merit certificate and the 1915 Panama Pacific gold medal certificate; two invitations and two letters; and a clipping. Photographs include two cyanotypes of Donoho, a black and white print of a woman in a wedding gown, and two photographs of artwork by William Stott. Artwork includes graphite, charcoal, and pen and ink sketches of Donoho's work; a wedding dinner sketch in honor of Donoho's wedding in 1894 signed by 19 friends, including Kenyon Cox, William Merritt Chase, Willard Metcalf, and Samuel Isham; and etchings from other artists, including Adolphe Appian, Maxime Lalanne, and Charles Jacque.
Arrangement:
Materials are minimally arranged by document type.
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.donogain, Series 1
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Archives of American Art
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Invitations

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1903
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1894-1903
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Clipping

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1900
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Oversized Certificates of Award from Box 1, Folder 1

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box OV 2, 4
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1893-1915
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Oversized Artwork from Box 1, Folder 5

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box OV 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1880-1910
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Oversized Artwork by Others from Box 1, Folder 6

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box OV 3
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1869-1910
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Oversized Photographs from Box 1, Folder 7

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box OV 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1890-1910
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Oversized Artwork by Others from Box 1, Folder 6

Collection Creator:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916  Search this
Container:
Box ODD 5
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1869-1910
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Archives of American Art
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Iris Time in Garden, (painting)

Painter:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger 1857-1916  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Landscape--Garden  Search this
Control number:
IAP 85720006
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_230018

Study of Phlox, (painting)

Painter:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger 1857-1916  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Hirschl & Adler Galleries New York New York
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Control number:
IAP 85720023
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_230035

Circular Garden Path, (painting)

Painter:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger 1857-1916  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Hirschl & Adler Galleries New York New York
Topic:
Landscape--Garden  Search this
Control number:
IAP 85720030
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_230042

Sketch of Phlox, (painting)

Painter:
Donoho, Gaines Ruger 1857-1916  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Hirschl & Adler Galleries New York New York
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Control number:
IAP 85720032
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_230044

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