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Delbos, Julius M., 1879-1970  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
2.3 Linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
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.
Biographical material, correspondence, writings, photographs, works of art, and printed material relating to painter Julius Delbos.
Biographical material includes address books, a certificate from the National Academy of Design, and membership cards. Correspondence, circa 1931-1970, is both personal and professional and is with Helen Schiff, Delbos' family, art associations, owners of Delbos' paintings, and others. Writings include 34 diaries by Delbos, 1904-1963. Photographs are of Delbos and others, and his paintings. Works of art include seven sketchbooks and loose works on paper, many oversized. Printed material includes clippings and exhibition catalogs.
Julius Delbos papers, 1904-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
All except 20 sketches 35mm microfilm Available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Julius Delbos (1879-1970) was a painter in London, England.
Language Note:
English .
Donated 1972 and 1982 by Helen Schiff, a friend of Delbos and an administrator of his estate, and in 2012 by Judith Schiff, Delbos' daughter.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Diaries  Search this
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art