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Olaf Brauner letters

Creator:
Brauner, Olaf M., 1869-1947  Search this
Names:
Cornell University. -- Faculty  Search this
Beal, Gifford, 1879-1956  Search this
Bellows, George, 1882-1925  Search this
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951  Search this
Bitter, Karl Theodore Francis, 1867-1915  Search this
Burroughs, Edith Woodman, 1871-1916  Search this
Caffin, Charles Henry, 1854-1918  Search this
Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932  Search this
Carlson, John F., 1874-1945  Search this
Crisp, Arthur, 1881-1974  Search this
Davey, Randall, 1887-1964  Search this
Dougherty, Paul, 1877-1947  Search this
Garber, Daniel, 1880-  Search this
Genth, Lillian Mathilde, 1876-1953  Search this
Glackens, William J., 1870-1938  Search this
Hassam, Childe, 1859-1935  Search this
Henri, Robert, 1865-1929  Search this
Hopkinson, Charles, 1869-1962  Search this
Hubbell, Henry Salem, 1870-1938  Search this
Johansen, John C. (John Christen), 1876-1964  Search this
Kendall, William Sergeant, 1869-1938  Search this
Kroll, Leon, 1884-1974  Search this
Lie, Jonas, 1880-1940  Search this
Macbeth, William, 1851-1917  Search this
Mason, William, 1829-1908  Search this
Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932  Search this
Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925  Search this
Ochtman, Leonard, 1854-1934  Search this
Pratt, Bela Lyon, 1867-1917  Search this
Prendergast, Maurice Brazil, 1858-1924  Search this
Proctor, Alexander Phimister, 1862-1950  Search this
Redfield, Edward Willis, 1869-1965  Search this
Ritschel, William, 1864-1949  Search this
Sargent, Walter, b. 1868  Search this
Speicher, Eugene Edward, 1883-1962  Search this
Spencer, Robert, 1879-1931  Search this
Tryon, Dwight William, 1849-1925  Search this
Walker, C. Howard (Charles Howard), 1857-1936  Search this
Washington, Booker T., 1856-1915  Search this
Waugh, Frederick Judd, 1861-1940  Search this
Extent:
200 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1895-1938
Scope and Contents:
Letters to Brauner, mainly from artists invited to participate in exhibitions arranged by Brauner at Cornell University. Prominent correspondents include: Giffford Beal, George Bellows, Frank Benson, Karl Bitter, Edith Burroughs, Emil Carlson, John Carlson, Charles Caffin, Arthur Crisp, Randall Davey, Paul Dougherty, Daniel Garber, Lillian Genth, William Glackens, Childe Hassam, Robert Henri, Charles Hopkinson, Henry Hubbell, John Johansen, William Sargent Kendall; Leon Kroll, Jonas Lie, William Macbeth, William Mason, Gari Melchers, Willard Metcalf, Leonard Ochtman, Bela Lyon Pratt, Maurice Prendergast, A. Phimister Proctor, Edward Redfield, William Ritschel, Walter Sargent, Eugene Speicher, Robert Spencer, D. W. Tryon, C. Howard Walker, Booker T. Washington, Frederick Judd Waugh, and others.
Arrangement:
Arranged chronologically.
Biographical / Historical:
Olaf Brauner (1869-1947) was a portrait painter, occasional sculptor, and first professor of art at Cornell University.
Provenance:
The donor, Erling Brauner, is Olaf Brauner's son.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Painters  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Exhibitions  Search this
Function:
Art museums, University and college -- New York (State) -- Ithaca
Identifier:
AAA.brauolaf
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-brauolaf

Bela L. Pratt papers

Creator:
Pratt, Bela Lyon, 1867-1917  Search this
Names:
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951  Search this
Burroughs, Bryson, 1869-1934  Search this
Burroughs, Edith Woodman, 1871-1916  Search this
French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931  Search this
Saint-Gaudens, Augustus, 1848-1907  Search this
Extent:
5 Reels (ca. 450 items (on 5 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Reels
Date:
1876-1986
Scope and Contents:
Biographical materials, letters and correspondence, photographs, diary, subject files, and printed ephemera.
REEL 2527: Biographical sketches; sculpture contracts; lists of Pratt's work compiled by his son, Dudley Pratt; a pencil sketch; photographs of Pratt at work in his studio; portraits of him; 172 photographs of his sculpture and a memorial exhibition installation; photographs of Frank Weston Benson and Alexander Phimister Proctor; clippings; and printed material.
REELS 3995-3998: An award from Yale School of Fine Arts; admission tickets; marriage certificate; identification card for his wife, Helen, from the Societe des Artistes Francais for the 1897 Salon; a 25-page diary of Helen, 1896-1898, describing the Pratts' wedding and their experiences in Italy and France; notices of Pratt's appointment to the Visiting Committee of Classical Art at the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; biographical sketches; an anecdote by a nephew; and a letter of reminiscence by his son Dudley, 1941. Also included are letters from Pratt to his mother, Sarah Victoria Whittlesey Pratt, describing his activities, his contemporaries and his work; correspondence with friends, family, students, and associates and letters of condolence to Mrs. Pratt; subject files, arranged alphabetically by correspondent, containing letters, photographs and clippings from and about Pratt's friends and colleagues, including Frank Weston Benson, Bryson and Edith Woodman Burroughs, Daniel Chester French, and Augustus Saint-Gaudens, who gives Pratt advice and critiques two of his busts.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor, teacher; Boston, Mass.; b. 1867; d. 1917 Studied at Yale, Art Students League, and with Augustus Saint-Gaudens, Kenyon Cox, and William Merritt Chase, and others.
Provenance:
Material on reel 2527 lent for microfilming 1982 by Thomas Leavitt, a descendant of Pratt. Material on reels 3995-3998 lent 1987 by Cynthia Kennedy Sam, Pratt's granddaughter.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, American -- Massachusetts -- Boston  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.pratbela
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-pratbela

Circe, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Hearst San Simeon State Historical Monument P.O. Box 8 San Simeon California 93452
Date:
1907
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Circe  Search this
Animal--Pig  Search this
Control number:
IAS 04640006
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_24128

Circe, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Medium:
Bronze, light brown patina
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Corcoran Gallery of Art 500 17th Street, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20006 Accession Number: 41.64
Date:
1907
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Circe  Search this
Literature--Homer--Odyssey  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08260001
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_291603

Circe, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Newark Museum 49 Washington Street Newark New Jersey 07101 Accession Number: 14.18
Date:
1907
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Circe  Search this
Control number:
IAS 31820029
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_295937

Edgar Allan Poe, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Subject:
Poe, Edgar Allan  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Relief
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
R. W. Norton Art Gallery 4747 Creswell Avenue Shreveport Louisiana 71106
Date:
1909
Topic:
Occupation--Political--Statesman  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75005441
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_10038

Youth, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Oakland Museum 1000 Oak Street Oakland California 94607 Accession Number: x53.425
Topic:
Figure--Child  Search this
Allegory--Life--Youth  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75000787
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_1284

Nude, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Medium:
Bronze with green patina
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Rhode Island School of Design Museum of Art 224 Benefit Street Providence Rhode Island 02903
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77001823
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_12855

Kneeling Arabian Boy Opening Jar, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Culture:
Arabian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Oakland Museum 1000 Oak Street Oakland California 94607 Accession Number: x53.494
Topic:
Figure male--Child  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Object--Other--Container  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75000792
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_1289

Portrait medal of Edgar Allan Poe, (sculpture)

Title:
Grolier Club Memorial, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Subject:
Poe, Edgar Allan  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Medal
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028
Date:
1909
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Occupation--Writer  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76005362
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_16033

Portrait medal of Roger Fry, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Subject:
Fry, Roger  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Medal
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028
Date:
1911
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76005363
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_16034

At the Threshold, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Medium:
Limestone, tinted
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 20.76
Date:
Modeled 1912. Carved 1919-1920
Topic:
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76005364
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_16035

John La Farge, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Founder:
Valsuani  Search this
Subject:
La Farge, John  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Metropolitan Museum of Art 5th Avenue at 82nd Street New York New York 10028 Accession Number: 10.199
Date:
1908
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76005365
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_16036

John Bigelow, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Subject:
Bigelow, John  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Date:
1910
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76005380
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_16050

Design for A Sun-Dial, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Type:
Sculptures-Sundial
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Unlocated
Topic:
Children  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76009069
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_19796

Bacchante, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Brookgreen Gardens Murrells Inlet South Carolina 29576
Topic:
Mythology--Classical--Bacchanal  Search this
Control number:
IAS 64300027
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_25130

Edgar Allan Poe (1809-1849), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Burroughs, Edith Woodman 1871-1916  Search this
Founder:
Roman Bronze Works  Search this
Subject:
Poe, Edgar Allan  Search this
Medium:
Bronze, coppery-brown patina
Type:
Sculptures-Medallion
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Yale University Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library Collection of American Literature New Haven Connecticut 06520 Accession Number: 1980.306
Date:
1909
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Writer--Poet  Search this
Control number:
IAS 07260022
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_27847

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