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Research material on John F. Francis

Creator:
Etchison, W. Richard  Search this
Names:
Francis, John F., 1808-1886  Search this
Extent:
46 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1961-1991
Scope and Contents:
Research material on portraits by John F. Francis (1808-1886) including photographs with notes, printed material, and letters to Etchison describing the photographs. The items were originally in a scrapbook.
Biographical / Historical:
Etchison: Art historian; Frederick, Md. John F. Francis: born in Philadelphia, was a painter and silhouettist, who worked in many Pennsylvania towns.
Provenance:
Donated 1991 by Josephine Etchison, the aunt of W. Richard Etchison.
Original collation: scrapbook.
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 -- Maryland -- Frederick  Search this
Portrait painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Portrait painting -- 19th century -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.etchw
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-etchw

John F. Francis family Bible, 1834

Creator:
Francis, John F., 1808-1886  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9657
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211865
AAA_collcode_franjohn
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211865

John F. Francis family Bible

Creator:
Francis, John F., 1808-1886  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1834
1834
Scope and Contents:
John Francis' family bible: New Testament of our lord and saviour Jesus Christ, according to the Authorized version; with the references and marginal readings of the polyglott Bible, and numerous additions from Bagster's comprehensive Bible. The v. is comprised of both the Old and New Testaments, although there is no title page for the former. Family births, baptisms, and deaths are noted in the flyleaves, and clippings and religious tracts are inserted.
Biographical / Historical:
John F. Francis, born in Philadelphia, was a painter and silhouettist, who worked in many Pennsylvania towns.
Provenance:
The donor, Ms. Brereton Sturtevant, is the great-granddaughter of John Francis's half-sister.
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.
Identifier:
AAA.franjohn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-franjohn

A catalogue of paintings by John F.Francis. Edited with an introd. by George L.Hersey. Exhibited at the Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library October 19-November 15, 1958

Author:
Hersey, George L  Search this
Ellen Clarke Bertrand Library  Search this
Subject:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886 Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. illus. 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
Date:
1958
[1958]
19th century
Topic:
Portrait painters--Exhibitions  Search this
Portrait painting  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.F8127 H5 1958
N40.1.F8127H5 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_395564

Francis, John F. 1808-1886

Collection Creator:
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985  Search this
Richardson, Constance, 1905-  Search this
Container:
Box 20, Folder 22
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1943
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact References Services for more information.
Collection Rights:
The E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Edgar P. Richardson papers, 1814-1996, bulk 1921-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers
E.P. (Edgar Preston) and Constance Richardson papers / Series 6: Artist-Subject files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-richedga-ref809

Portrait of a Young Girl, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Subject:
Unidentified  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1829
Topic:
Portrait female--Child  Search this
Portrait female--Waist length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 71710115
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_152555

Judge James Armstrong, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Subject:
Armstrong, James  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1850
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Occupation--Law--Judge  Search this
Object--Other--Writing Tool  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAP 19040354
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_259911

Sarah Emily Perry Armstrong, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Subject:
Holden, Hiram Leavenworth, Sr., Mrs. (Sarah Emily Perry Armstrong)  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Date:
18?4
Topic:
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Object--Flower  Search this
Control number:
IAP 19040355
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_259912

William Hepburn Armstrong, (painting)

Painter:
Hammitt, Clawson Shakespeare 1857-1927  Search this
Francis, John F. 1808-1886 (copy after)  Search this
Subject:
Armstrong, William Hepburn  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings-Copy
Paintings
Date:
1909
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Book  Search this
Control number:
IAP 19040356
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_259913

John F. Francis: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF001090
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Archives and Special Collections, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_138646

An Abundance of Fruit (possibly Peaches, Melons and Grapes), (painting)

Title:
Peaches, Melons and Grapes, (painting)
Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1858
Topic:
Still Life--Fruit--Grape  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Cantaloupe  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Peach  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Pear  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Watermelon  Search this
Still Life--Other--Basket  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8F360004
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_467682

Portrait of Anna Schaefer Burr (1799-1852), (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Subject:
Burr, Henry Hunington, Mrs. (Anna Schaefer)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1834
Topic:
Portrait female--Waist length  Search this
Control number:
IAP 8B050005
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_404422

Peaches in a Bowl with Grapes on a Table, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Schwarz Gallery 1806 Chestnut Street Philadelphia Pennsylvania 19103
Date:
1876
Topic:
Still Life--Fruit--Peach  Search this
Still Life--Fruit--Grape  Search this
Control number:
IAP 62400436
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_454571

Portrait of James Duncan, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Subject:
Duncan, James  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts of St. Petersburg 255 Beach Drive St. Petersburg Florida 33701 Accession Number: 65.86.2
Date:
Ca. 1851
Topic:
Portrait male--Waist length  Search this
Occupation--Military--Colonel  Search this
Control number:
IAP 10060050
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_304203

Portrait of Robert Hayes Duncan, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Subject:
Duncan, Robert Hayes  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts of St. Petersburg 255 Beach Drive St. Petersburg Florida 33701 Accession Number: 65.86.1
Date:
Ca. 1851
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 10060051
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_304204

Dessert: Cakes, Strawberries and Cream, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Mellon Bank One Mellon Bank Center, Room 1830 Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15258
Date:
1856
Topic:
Still Life--Fruit--Strawberry  Search this
Still Life--Foodstuff--Cake  Search this
Object--Other--Table Setting  Search this
Still Life--Foodstuff--Bread  Search this
Control number:
IAP 65400002
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_316072

Still Life: Glasses of Wine, Cognac and Biscuits, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Mellon Bank One Mellon Bank Center, Room 1830 Pittsburgh Pennsylvania 15258
Date:
1851
Topic:
Still Life--Foodstuff--Wine  Search this
Still Life--Foodstuff--Cheese  Search this
Still Life--Foodstuff--Bread  Search this
Object--Other--Table Setting  Search this
Control number:
IAP 65400003
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_316073

Cheese, Chestnuts, and Crackers, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Lagakos-Turak Gallery Philadelphia Pennsylvania
Date:
Ca. 1850
Topic:
Still Life--Fruit--Apple  Search this
Object--Other--Dish  Search this
Object--Foodstuff--Nuts  Search this
Object--Foodstuff--Cheese  Search this
Control number:
IAP 63490219
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_347271

Basket of Apples, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Still Life--Fruit--Apple  Search this
Control number:
IAP 9D730049
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_349192

Reginald Heber Hall, (painting)

Painter:
Francis, John F. 1808-1886  Search this
Subject:
Hall, Reginald Heber  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Topic:
Portrait male--Child  Search this
Animal--Dog  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Control number:
IAP 73262251
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_350160

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