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Creator:
Fulda, Elisabeth Rungius, 1879-1968  Search this
Names:
Society of Animal Artists  Search this
Fulda, Carl  Search this
Rungius, Carl, 1869-1959  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot ((on 4 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1895-1967
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, biographical data, photographs, art works, and a transcript.
REEL N695: Biographical data and photograph of Fulda and her brother, Carl Rungius.
REEL 101: Correspondence; family papers; photographs; sketches; watercolor sketches; exhibition catalogs; biographical notes; Carl Rungius's will; and printed material. Included in the correspondence are letters form the Treasury Department; the National Association of Women Artists; and others concerning the purchase and exhibition of Fulda's drawings; letters from the Glenbow Foundation about an exhibition of Carl Rungius drawings; letters concerning Carl's death; and letters relating to the Society of Animal Artists.
REEL 2812: Carbon transcript of the divorce action between Elisabeth and Carl Fulda, May 3, 1916 in Brooklyn, N.Y.
REEL 3482: 3 letters to Fulda from Carl Rungius, 1902-1904, in which Rungius encourages her art studies, describes past and present problems in his art training, and tells her of his plans to paint Alaska where "mountain sheep and especially bear are the object."
Biographical / Historical:
Painter and graphic artist; New York, N.Y. Sister of animal painter, Carl Rungius and a founder of the Society of Animal Painters.
Provenance:
Material on reels N695, 2812, and 3482 donated 1966 by Fulda. Material on reel 101 donated by Ruth Mooney, a friend of Fulda.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Animal painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Graphic artists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Animals in art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.fuldelis
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fuldelis