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George Loring Brown, Worcester, Mass. letter to Henry Kirke Brown, Boston, Mass.

Creator:
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Brown, Henry Kirke, 1814-1886  Search this
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1839 August 21
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6823
See more items in:
Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6823
Online Media:

George Loring Brown sketchbook and engravings and Harriet Pease Brown diary, 1836-1841

Creator:
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Brown, Harriet Pease, 1811-1853  Search this
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Artists -- Italy -- Diaries  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Audio - Visual  Search this
American Art and Artists in a Global Context  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6841
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208968
AAA_collcode_browgeor
Theme:
Diaries
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208968

George Loring Brown account book, 1851-1859

Creator:
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Topic:
Painting -- Italy -- Rome  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
American Art and Artists in a Global Context  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6350
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215081
AAA_collcode_browglab
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_215081

George Loring Brown sketchbook and engravings and Harriet Pease Brown diary

Creator:
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Brown, Harriet Pease, 1811-1853  Search this
Extent:
3 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1836-1841
Scope and Contents:
A book of pencil and watercolor sketches by George Loring Brown; a diary kept by Mrs. Brown while traveling in Italy with her husband in 1840-1841; and an 1836 issue of PARLEY'S MAGAZINE, New York and Boston, with engravings attributed to George Loring Brown.
Biographical / Historical:
Landscape, portrait, and miniature painter, lithographer, etcher, and wood engraver; Mass. Married Harriet Pease in 1835. Traveled in Europe, mainly Italy, 1840-1846.
Provenance:
One of the lenders, Robert Scott, is a descendant of Harriet Pease Brown through the Downes family.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Printmakers  Search this
Wood-engravers  Search this
Topic:
Artists -- Italy -- Diaries  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.browgeor
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-browgeor

George Loring Brown account book

Creator:
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Extent:
1 Volume ((32 p. on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1851-1859
Scope and Contents:
Account book recording Brown's commissions, sales of work, and expenses, while in Rome, and including transactions with a banking company, and a record of money given to his wife, Louise, for her expenses. Some entries are in French. Miscellaneous notes are written on the inside of the front cover, including several about the activities of "Madame Brossard" and a note about a commission for a tableau. Two calling cards are also attached. The first page is inscribed "George L. Brown, Rome 1851," and contains handwritten notations and a paragraph, dated May 12, 1854, about the "modus operandi" of M. Pendleton's picture of the aquaducts.
Biographical / Historical:
Landscape, portrait and miniature painter, lithographer, etcher and wood engraver. Married for the second time to Louise Bressard, 1848. Studied in Rome from 1853-1855, and did a series of etchings of views of Rome in 1860.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1993 by the William Morris Hunt Library of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Landscape painters  Search this
Painters -- Italy -- Rome  Search this
Topic:
Painting -- Italy -- Rome  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.browglab
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-browglab

The life, work, and significance of George Loring Brown : American landscape painter / by Thomas Whittlesey Leavitt

Creator:
Leavitt, Thomas W.  Search this
Names:
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Extent:
226 Pages ((on partial microfilm reel), ill.)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
Dissertation (Ph.D.)--Fine arts department, Harvard University, Cambridge, Mass., September 1957.
Biographical / Historical:
Leavitt: Museum director and art historian. Born January 8, 1930. Director of the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. The subject of his dissertation, George Loring Brown (1814-1889), was a painter, engraver and etcher, Massachusetts, who studied and travelled in Europe, primarily Italy.
Provenance:
Donated 1964, provenance unknown.
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:
Art historians  Search this
Museum directors  Search this
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Landscape painting  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.leavthom
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-leavthom

William Cullen Bryant and Parke Godwin papers

Creator:
Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878  Search this
Godwin, Parke, 1816-1904  Search this
Names:
Adams, Herbert, 1858-1945  Search this
Alexander, John White, 1856-1915  Search this
Beard, W. H. (William Holbrook), 1824-1900  Search this
Benson, Eugene, 1837-1908  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Bispham, William  Search this
Brackett, Edward Augustus, 1818-1908  Search this
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Brown, Henry Kirke, 1814-1886  Search this
Brown, John George, 1831-1913  Search this
Chapman, J. G. (John Gadsby), 1808-1889  Search this
Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), 1855-1925  Search this
Cozzens, Frederic S. (Frederic Swartwout), 1818-1869  Search this
Cranch, Christopher Pearse, 1813-1892  Search this
Dix, Charles Temple, 1840-1873  Search this
Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863  Search this
Ehninger, John Whetten, 1827-1889  Search this
Gignoux, Régis François, 1816-1882  Search this
Greenough, Horatio, 1805-1852  Search this
Hall, George Henry, 1825-1913  Search this
Hicks, Thomas, 1823-1890  Search this
Howland, Alfred Cornelius, 1838-1909  Search this
Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906  Search this
Hutton, Lawrence  Search this
Jefferson, Joseph, 1829-1905  Search this
Johnson, Eastman, 1824-1906  Search this
La Farge, John, 1835-1910  Search this
Lang, Louis, 1814-1893  Search this
Laurence, Samuel, 1812-1884  Search this
Lippincott, William H. (William Henry), 1849-1920  Search this
Mayer, Frank Blackwell, 1827-1899  Search this
McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891  Search this
Miller, Charles Henry, 1842-1922  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Noble, Louis L.  Search this
Noble, Thomas Satterwhite, 1835-1907  Search this
O'Donovan, William Rudolph, 1844-1920  Search this
Oertel, Johannes Adam Simon, 1823-1909  Search this
Richards, T. Addison (Thomas Addison), 1820-1900  Search this
Robbins, Horace Wolcott, 1842-1904  Search this
Rogers, John, 1829-1904  Search this
Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871  Search this
Rowse, Samuel Worcester, 1822-1901  Search this
Sarony, Napoleon, 1821-1896  Search this
Smillie, James David, 1833-1909  Search this
Taylor, Bayard, 1825-1878  Search this
Thompson, Cephas Giovanni, 1809-1888  Search this
Thompson, Launt, 1833-1894  Search this
Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910  Search this
Weir, John F. (John Ferguson), b. 1841  Search this
Weir, Robert Walter, 1803-1889  Search this
White, Edwin D., 1817-1877  Search this
Whittredge, Worthington, 1820-1910  Search this
Wood, Thomas Waterman, 1823-1903  Search this
Extent:
200 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1821-1901
Scope and Contents:
Letters and printed material.
Reel N5: Correspondence of Bryant and Godwin.
Correspondents include: John White Alexander, William H. Beard, Eugene Benson, Albert Bierstadt, William Bispham, Edward A. Brackett, George L. Brown, Henry Kirke Brown, John G. Brown, John G. Chapman, William A. Coffin, Frederick S. Cozzens, Christopher P. Cranch, Charles T. Dix, Francis W. Edmonds, John W. Ehninger, Regis F. Gignoux, Horatio Greenough, George H. Hall, Thomas Hicks, Alfred C. Howland, Daniel P. Huntington, Laurence Hutton, Joseph Jefferson, Eastman Johnson, John LaFarge, Louis Lang, Samuel Laurence, William H. Lippincott, Jervis McEntee, Frank B. Mayer, Charles H. Miller, Samuel F. B. Morse, Louis L. Noble, Thomas S. Noble, William R. O'Donovan, Johannes A. S. Oertel, Thomas A. Richards, Horace W. Robbins, John Rogers, Thomas P. Rossiter, Samuel W. Rowse, Napoleon Sarony, James D. Smillie, Bayard Taylor, Cephas G. Thompson, Launt A. Thompson, John Q. A. Ward, John F. Weir, Robert W. Weir, Edwin D. White, Worthington Whittredge, and Thomas W. Wood.
Reel N25: A calling card of Herbert Adams; a letter to Mrs. Frederic N. Goddard from Adams, returning photographs of Bryant; and a letter to Bryant from F. Tabbot about his painting of a forest.
Biographical / Historical:
Poet; New York City. Bryant's son-in-law, Parke Godwin, was an author, one of whose books was a biography of Bryant, THE LIFE AND WORKS OF WILLIAM CULLEN BRYANT, 1883.
Other Title:
Bryant-Godwin collection (NYPL microfilm title)
Provenance:
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Poets -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.bryawill
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bryawill

James D. Gill letters from artists

Creator:
Gill, James Dwyer, 1849-1937  Search this
Names:
Bricher, Alfred Thompson, 1837-1908  Search this
Bristol, John Bunyan, 1862-1909  Search this
Brown, George Loring, 1814-1889  Search this
Browne, George Elmer, 1871-1946  Search this
Chase, Harry, 1853-1889  Search this
De Haas, Mauritz Frederik Hendrik, 1832-1895  Search this
Ferguson, H. A. (Henry A), 1851?-1911  Search this
Freer, Frederick W. (Frederick Warren), 1849-1908  Search this
Gay, Edward, 1837-1928  Search this
Harris, Charles Xavier, 1856-1936  Search this
Harrison, E. Ritchie  Search this
Hart, William McDougal, 1823-1894  Search this
Hartley, Jonathan Scott, 1845-1912  Search this
Henry, Edward Lamson, 1841-1919  Search this
Leavitt, Edward C., d. 1904  Search this
Macy, W. Ferdinand  Search this
Macy, W. S. (William Starbuck), 1853-1945  Search this
McCord, George Herbert, 1848-1909  Search this
Rehn, Frank Knox Morton, 1848-1914  Search this
Richards, William Trost, 1833-1905  Search this
Satterlee, Walter, 1844-1908  Search this
Schuchardt, F.  Search this
Shattuck, Aaron Draper, 1832-1928  Search this
Smillie, George H. (George Henry), 1840-1921  Search this
Sonntag, William Louis, 1822-1900  Search this
Story, George Henry, 1835-1923  Search this
Extent:
25 Items ((on 4 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1884-1887
Scope and Contents:
Letters to Gill from artists mostly concerning a fire in Gill's gallery; the receipt of checks; the sale of art works; and the return of unsold pieces.
REEL D8: Letters from George Loring Brown and Alfred Bricher.
REEL D9: Letter from W. S. (William Starbuck) Macy, regarding an incorrect title attributed to a painting on display.
REEL D10: Letters from George Elmer Browne, E. Ritchie Harrison, Edward C. Leavitt, Aaron Draper Shattuck, and George Henry Story.
REEL 2813: Letters from John Bunyan Bristol, Harry Chase, M. F. H. de Haas, H. A. Ferguson, Frederick W. Freer, Edward Gay, Charles X. Harris, William Hart, Jonathan Scott Hartley, Edward L. Henry, W. Ferdinand Macy, George Herbert McCord, Frank Knox Morton Rehn, William Trost Richards, Walter Satterlee, George H. Smillie, William Lewis Sonntag and F. Schuchardt.
Biographical / Historical:
Art dealer; Springfield, Massachusetts.
Provenance:
Letters on Reel 2813 purchased by Archives in 1967. Letters on Reel D8-D10 donated by Charles Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA.
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.
Identifier:
AAA.gilljame
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gilljame

George Loring Brown: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF000454
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_137371

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0112215
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_112216

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Image number:
JUL J0107848
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_107849

Pompey's Tomb, (painting)

Painter:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Architecture--Monument  Search this
Control number:
IAP 71930158
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_157251

The Woodchopper, (painting)

Painter:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1969.150
Date:
1838
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Occupation--Domestic--Gathering  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08580212
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_248948

(Landscape with Trees along a Path), (painting)

Painter:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Medium:
Oil on wood panel
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1800s
Topic:
Landscape--Road--Path  Search this
Landscape--Tree  Search this
Control number:
IAP 73262586
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_467453

The life, work and significance of George Loring Brown : American landscape painter / by Thomas Whittlesey Leavitt

Author:
Leavitt, Thomas W  Search this
Subject:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 226 leaves : 62 ill
Type:
Books
Date:
1957
Call number:
mfm325
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_124822

Elementary course of natural history, being an introduction to zoology : intended for the college and the parlor. Elements of ornithology / by Charles Brooks

Title:
Elements of ornithology
Introduction to zoology
Author:
Brooks, Charles 1795-1872  Search this
Milne-Edwards, H (Henri) 1800-1885  Search this
Engraver:
Salle, E.  Search this
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Possible former owner:
Lincoln, Jairus 1794-1882 DSI  Search this
Former owner:
Wetmore, Alexander 1886-1978 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xxxv, [2], 38-324 p., [25] leaves of plates : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Classification
Date:
1847
Topic:
Birds  Search this
Ornithology--Study and teaching  Search this
Call number:
QL673 .B87 1847
QL673.B87 1847
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_150965

Landscapes of Europe and America, 1834-1880. [Exhibition] Oct. 15-Nov. 14, 1973, Robert Hull Fleming Museum, Burlington, Vermont

Author:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Leavitt, Thomas W  Search this
Robert Hull Fleming Museum  Search this
Currier Gallery of Art  Search this
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889 Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
55 p. illus. 21 x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1973
1973]
Topic:
Landscapes in art  Search this
Landscape painting, American  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.B8784 L4
N40.1.B8784L4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_48640

The Castle of Ischia at Sunset, (painting)

Painter:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Speed Art Museum 2035 South Third Street, P. O. Box 8345 Louisville Kentucky 40208 Accession Number: 37.16.2
Date:
1870
Topic:
Landscape--Italy--Ischia  Search this
Landscape--Time--Sunset  Search this
Landscape--Time--Evening  Search this
Architecture exterior--Castle  Search this
Control number:
IAP 17040243
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_417085

Sun Set. Shipyards, (painting)

Painter:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society 1154 Boylston Street Boston Massachusetts 02215
Date:
1864
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts--Medford  Search this
Landscape--River--Mystic River  Search this
Landscape--Time--Evening  Search this
Landscape--Time--Sunset  Search this
Architecture exterior--Industry--Shipyard  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20480635
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_419510

Sun Rise. Mystic River. Boston in the Distance, (painting)

Painter:
Brown, George Loring 1814-1889  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Massachusetts Historical Society 1154 Boylston Street Boston Massachusetts 02215
Date:
1864
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts  Search this
Landscape--Time--Morning  Search this
Landscape--Time--Sunrise  Search this
Landscape--River--Mystic River  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20480636
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_419511

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