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Arthur Burdett Frost and Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. sketchbooks

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Creator:
Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett), 1851-1928  Search this
Frost, Arthur Burdett, 1887-1917  Search this
Names:
Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett), 1851-1928  Search this
Reed, Henry M.  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1877-1905
Scope and Contents:
Four sketchbooks including two, 1877 and circa 1885, by Arthur Burdett Frost and two, 1902-1905, by his son Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr.
Biographical / Historical:
Arthur Burdett (A.B.) Frost (1851-1928), was an American illustrator, graphic artist and comics writer. He was also well known as a painter. Frost's son, Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. (1887-1917), was not as well known, but was an early painter of color abstractions.
Provenance:
Donated 2017 by Mrs. Henry M. Reed, wife of art historian Henry M. Reed.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Painters -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.frosartb
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-frosartb