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Arthur Burdett Frost and Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. sketchbooks

Creator:
Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett), 1851-1928  Search this
Frost, Arthur Burdett, 1887-1917  Search this
Names:
Frost, A. B. (Arthur Burdett), 1851-1928  Search this
Reed, Henry M.  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1877-1905
Scope and Contents:
Four sketchbooks including two, 1877 and circa 1885, by Arthur Burdett Frost and two, 1902-1905, by his son Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr.
Biographical / Historical:
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.
Provenance:
Donated 2017 by Mrs. Henry M. Reed, wife of art historian Henry M. Reed.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.
Occupation:
Painters -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.frosartb
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-frosartb

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

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
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17428
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)385009
AAA_collcode_frosartb
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_385009

Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. letters

Creator:
Frost, Arthur Burdett, 1887-1917  Search this
Extent:
6 Items ((1 partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1913-1914
Scope and Contents:
Letters from Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. to his family.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; b. 1887, died 1917. Son of A.B. Frost (1851-1928)
Provenance:
Transferred 1973 by the National Collection of Fine Arts to the Archives of American Art.
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.frosarth
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-frosarth

Arthur Burdett Frost, Jr. letters, 1913-1914

Creator:
Frost, Arthur Burdett, 1887-1917  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8136
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210307
AAA_collcode_frosarth
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210307

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