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Francis William Edmonds, Bronxville, N.Y. letter to unidentified recipient

Creator:
Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863  Search this
Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1857 August 15
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)6880
See more items in:
Charles Henry Hart autograph collection, 1731-1918
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_6880
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Francis William Edmonds diaries, 1840-1855

Creator:
Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863  Search this
Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863  Search this
Subject:
Durand, Asher Brown  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8858
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211043
AAA_collcode_edmofran
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211043

Francis William Edmonds diaries

Creator:
Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863  Search this
Names:
Durand, Asher Brown, 1796-1886  Search this
Extent:
2 Volumes ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Date:
1840-1855
Scope and Contents:
Frames 14-180: Travel diary kept by Edmonds on a trip to England, France and Italy, spanning the period November 25, 1840 to July 29, 1841, much of the time with Asher B. Durand. Edmonds, in his day-by-day account, details the sights seen, comments on the work of many artists, and briefly mentions other artists whom he visited or met.
Frames 181-366: Diary, January 1, 1854-January 6, 1855, composed of short daily entries noting the weather and events of the day. Particular entries mention work on his house and property, visits to and from friends, deaths, the cholera epidemic, railroad breakdowns, meetings connected with his banking interests, domestic problems, and other topics.
Provenance:
Photocopy of travel diary was lent for microfilming 1977 by Dr. Maybelle Mann, who used it for her book Francis William Edmonds (1977.) The diary was donated 1977 by Edmonds granddaughter, Dorothy Coffen.
Occupation:
Landscape painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.edmofran
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-edmofran

Thomas Seir Cummings correspondence and printed material [microfilm]

Creator:
Cummings, Thomas Seir, 1804-1894  Search this
Names:
National Academy of Design (U.S.)  Search this
Bierstadt, Albert, 1830-1902  Search this
Chapman, J. G. (John Gadsby), 1808-1889  Search this
Durand, Asher Brown, 1796-1886  Search this
Durand, John, 1822-1908  Search this
Edmonds, Francis William, 1806-1863  Search this
Elliott, Charles Loring, 1812-1868  Search this
Gignoux, Régis François, 1816-1882  Search this
Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906  Search this
Inman, Henry, 1801-1846  Search this
Inman, Jane  Search this
Lang, Louis, 1814-1893  Search this
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872  Search this
Perry, E. W. (Enoch Wood), 1831-1915  Search this
Sully, Thomas, 1783-1872  Search this
Extent:
1 Microfilm reel
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1826-1893
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, including a letterbook which contains some drafts of Cummings' own communications, and letters received; broadsides; and clippings.
Among the correspondents are many 19th century New York painters and National Academy of Design members, including Gorham D. Abbott, William Aspinwall, Anthony Barclay, Albert Bierstadt, Victoria Bellamy, Robert Bunch, Charles Butler, J. G.Chapman, Vincent Colyer, Mortimer De Motte, Asher B. and John Durand, F. W. Edmonds, Charles L. Elliott, Isaac Ferris, Hamilton Fish, Robert Fraser, William Gibbons, Régis Gignoux, R. K. Haight, Walter Harding, Daniel Huntington, Charles Ingham, Henry Inman and his widow Jane Inman (re proceeds from an Inman memorial exhibition organized by Cummings), William Kemble, Louis Lang, James Lenox, Edward Lester, Charles Leupp, John Lewis, Benson Lossing, James J. Mapes, James McMurtrie, John Morgan, George P. Morris, S. F. B. Morse, E.W. Perry, William H. Seward, D. Seymour, James Shegogue, John R. Smith, William Stillman, Russell Sturgis, Thomas Sully, Henry Tappan, Thomas Thorpe, T. B. Wakeman, Prosper Wetmore, and James Whitehorne.
Biographical / Historical:
Thomas Seir Cummings (1804-1894) was a miniature and portrait painter from New York, N.Y. One of the founders of the National Academy of Design.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1958 by the Century Association.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Portrait painters  Search this
Landscape painters  Search this
Miniature painters  Search this
Genre painters  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.cummthom
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cummthom

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

Francis William Edmonds: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF000957
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138466

The Bashful Cousin, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Gallery of Art Fourth Street & Constitution Avenue, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20565 Accession Number: 1978.6.4 (2718)
Date:
Ca. 1841-1842
Topic:
Figure group--Family  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--House  Search this
Recreation--Courting  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Eating & Drinking  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08600959
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_360570

Francis W. Edmonds, American master in the Dutch tradition / H. Nichols B. Clark

Author:
Clark, Henry Nichols Blake  Search this
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art  Search this
Subject:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863 Exhibitions  Search this
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863 Criticism and interpretation  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 178 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1988
C1988
19th century
Topic:
Genre painting, American--Exhibitions  Search this
Genre painting--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.E232 C5
N40.1.E232C5
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_331194

Francis William Edmonds / introd. and catalogue by Maybelle Mann

Author:
Mann, Maybelle 1915-  Search this
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
International Exhibitions Foundation  Search this
Museums at Stony Brook  Search this
Subject:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Physical description:
64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
C1975
Call number:
N40.1.E232 M2f
N40.1.E232 M2f
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_108035

Francis William Edmonds, Mammon and art / Maybelle Mann

Author:
Mann, Maybelle 1915-  Search this
Subject:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 170 p., 8 leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 22 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1977
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.E232 M2 1977
N40.1.E232M2 1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_84893

Francis William Edmonds : mammon and art

Author:
Mann, Maybelle 1915-  Search this
Subject:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Physical description:
vii, 170 leaves, 16 leaves of plates : ill., ports
Type:
Books
Date:
1972
Call number:
mfm100
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_92457

"The economy of the eyes" : vision and the cultural production of market revolution / by Peter John Brownlee

Title:
Vision and the cultural production of market revolution
Author:
Brownlee, Peter John  Search this
Subject:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Woodville, Richard Caton 1825-1855  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 491 leaves : illustrations
Type:
Manuscripts
Place:
United States
Date:
2004
19th century
Topic:
Visual communication  Search this
Mass media--History  Search this
Visual perception  Search this
Daguerreotype--Social aspects  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1049441

Study for The Thirsty Drover, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Oil on academy board
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art 4525 Oak Street Kansas City Missouri 64111 Accession Number: F95-15
Date:
Ca. 1856
Topic:
Figure male--Knee length  Search this
Equestrian  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Study  Search this
Control number:
IAP 27710226
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_403836

Sammy the Tailor, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Art Institute of Chicago 111 South Michigan Avenue Chicago Illinois 60603-6110 Accession Number: 1987.117
Date:
1836
Topic:
Portrait male--Sammy  Search this
Occupation--Craft--Textile Worker  Search this
Control number:
IAP 12000328
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_309559

Commodore Trunnion and Jack Hatchway, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Dallas Museum of Art 1717 North Harwood Street Dallas Texas 75201 Accession Number: 1991.11
Date:
Ca. 1839
Topic:
Literature--Character--Jack Hatchway  Search this
Literature--Character--Commodore Trunnion  Search this
Literature--Smollett--Adventures of Peregrine Pickle  Search this
Architecture interior  Search this
Control number:
IAP 50570157
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_348431

Time To Go, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts One Museum Drive, P. O. Box 230819 Montgomery Alabama 36123 Accession Number: 1989.2.11
Date:
1857
Topic:
Recreation--Courting  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Architecture interior  Search this
Control number:
IAP 00250205
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_362229

The Paper City, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Wash on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New-York Historical Society 170 Central Park West New York New York 10024 Accession Number: 1944.386
Date:
1838
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Control number:
IAP 36363665
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_364058

Crow's Nest, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Gouache and pencil on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Berry-Hill Galleries, Inc New York New York
Date:
1851
Topic:
Landscape--New York--Bronxville  Search this
Landscape--Mountain--Crow's Nest Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 88900028
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_368119

Waiting, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1855-1860
Topic:
Architecture interior--Domestic--House  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Cards  Search this
Control number:
IAP 89620015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_382681

Facing the Enemy, (painting)

Painter:
Edmonds, Francis William 1806-1863  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Chrysler Museum of Art 245 West Olney Road (at Mowbray Arch) Norfolk Virginia 23510-1587 Accession Number: 89.92
Date:
1845
Topic:
Architecture interior--Commercial  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Object--Foodstuff--Wine  Search this
Occupation--Craft--Woodworking  Search this
Control number:
IAP 55450251
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_384111

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