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Arthur Burdett Frost and Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. sketchbooks, 1877-1905

Catalog Data

Creator:
Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett), 1851-1928  Search this
Frost, Arthur Burdett, 1887-1917  Search this
Subject:
Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett)  Search this
Reed, Henry M.  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Summary:
Four sketchbooks including two, 1877 and circa 1885, by Arthur Burdett Frost and two, 1902-1905, by his son Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr.
Citation:
Arthur Burdett Frost and Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. sketchbooks, 1877-1905. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
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.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
Donated 2017 by Mrs. Henry M. Reed, wife of art historian Henry M. Reed.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17428
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)385009
AAA_collcode_frosartb
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_385009