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Creator:
McNulty, William Charles, 1884-1963  Search this
Names:
Tarr, Russell H.  Search this
Extent:
23 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sketchbooks
Date:
1929
Scope and Contents:
A sketchbook of 34 sketches in pencil and ink of sailboats, sailing ships and sailors. Only one sketch is dated: August 31, 1929 and it depicts a sailboat race. It was attributed to McNulty by the Archives of American Art, however other names are inscribed on the covers of the book, along with that of "McNulty 1929." These include "Chas Pearce," "Russell H. Tarr, 72 Barrow, Walker 3796," and "Mr. D.F. Harris & Co., Wharf St, ? Sea Co."
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, illustrator, etcher and art instructor. Worked in New York City and Rockport, Massachusetts. Born in Ogden, Utah. Studied at Art Students League for 3 months. Taught illustration and composition at Art Students League from 1931 on. Illustrator for local daily papers and magazines prior to that.
Provenance:
The sketchbook was an annonymous gift.
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:
Etchers  Search this
Illustrators  Search this
Painters  Search this
Art teachers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.mcnuwill
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-mcnuwill