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Rungius, Carl Clemens Moritz, 1869-1959  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
The collection is arranged as 4 series: Series 1: Illustrated Postcards from Lise, 1908 (Box 1; 1 folder) Series 2: Printed Material, 1935-1938, 1985 (Box 1; 1 folder) Series 3: Scrapbook, 1921-1986 (Bound volume 2; 0.1 linear ft.) Series 4: Photographs, 1896-1995 (Box 1; 0.3 linear ft.)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
The Carl Rungius papers, 1896-1995, measure 0.6 linear feet. A scrapbook and three photograph albums document the work, interests, and family of the wildlife painter and illustrator.
Carl Rungius papers, 1896-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Related Materials:
Also at the Archives of American Art are the Elisabeth Rungius Fulda papers, 1895-1967, that contain information about her brother Carl Rungius, including: a photograph of Elisabeth Fulda and Carl Rungius, letters from Rungius to his sister concerning her art studies and his own training, his will and letters about his death, and letters from the Glenbow Foundation about an exhibition of Rungius's drawings (microfilm reels 101, 2812, N695, and 3482).<br /> An interview with Carl Rungius conducted by DeWitt McClellan Lockman is part of Interviews of artists and architects associated with the National Academy of Design.<br /> Rungius's estate, including personal papers and the contents of his studios in Banff and New York, were purchased for the Glenbow Museum in Calgary, Alberta, Canada, by its founder, Eric Harvie.
Biography Note:
Carl Rungius (1869-1959) was a painter and illustrator of wildlife in New York, N.Y., the Western U.S. and Banff, Alberta, Canada.
Language Note:
English. Illustrated postcards contain brief notes in German.
Donated in 2011 by Ruth Fulda Wacker, niece of Carl Rungius, via Robert A. Brady, executor of her estate.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Animal painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Illustrators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
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Archives of American Art