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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
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9363fa054-c393-4512-bcef-41223a151b4b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-gilljame

James D. Gill letters from artists, 1884-1887

Creator:
Gill, James Dwyer, 1849-1937  Search this
Subject:
Bricher, Alfred Thompson  Search this
Bristol, John Bunyan  Search this
Brown, George Loring  Search this
Browne, George Elmer  Search this
Chase, Harry  Search this
De Haas, Mauritz Frederik Hendrik  Search this
Ferguson, H. A. (Henry A)  Search this
Freer, Frederick W. (Frederick Warren)  Search this
Gay, Edward  Search this
Harrison, E. Ritchie  Search this
Harris, Charles Xavier  Search this
Hart, William McDougal  Search this
Hartley, Jonathan Scott  Search this
Henry, Edward Lamson  Search this
Leavitt, Edward C.  Search this
Macy, W. S. (William Starbuck)  Search this
Macy, W. Ferdinand  Search this
McCord, George Herbert  Search this
Shattuck, Aaron Draper  Search this
Rehn, Frank Knox Morton  Search this
Richards, William Trost  Search this
Satterlee, Walter  Search this
Schuchardt, F.  Search this
Smillie, George H. (George Henry)  Search this
Sonntag, William Louis  Search this
Story, George Henry  Search this
Citation:
James D. Gill letters from artists, 1884-1887. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8210
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210381
AAA_collcode_gilljame
Theme:
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210381

Charles E. Feinberg collection of artists letters

Creator:
Feinberg, Charles E., 1899-1988  Search this
Collector:
Austin, Ben W.  Search this
Names:
Gill, James Dwyer, 1849-1937  Search this
Extent:
300 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1800-1930
Scope and Contents:
Letters from artists, including Kenyon Cox, Elihu Vedder, John Sartain, Rembrandt Peale, Joseph Pennell, Albert Bierstadt, Timothy Cole, and many others. Also included is an artist autograph collection collected by Ben Austin, Esq. Many of the letters are addressed to James D. Gill, a gallery owner whose gallery suffered a fire, regarding the status of paintings and offering condolences.
Biographical / Historical:
Businessman, and book and manuscript collector; Detroit, Mich. and Florida. Died in 1988.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1968 by Charles Feinberg, an active donor and friend of AAA. Fifteen of the letters microfilmed were subsequently bought at auction by AAA in 1968, including one letter from Cox, three from Fielding, three from Johnson, five from Sargent, and two from West. All except for one (Johnson) have been remicrofilmed and cataloged individually. Feinberg also donated additional letters to AAA during the 1950s and 1960s; these have been cataloged separately.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Artists -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Artists -- United States -- Autographs  Search this
Autographs -- Collections  Search this
Collectors and collecting  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.feinchar
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw991799874-46e0-4987-8e0b-96c5b6b9c193
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-feinchar

The annual exhibition of American artists' pictures, conducted by James D. Gill

Author:
Gill, James Dwyer 1849-1937  Search this
Physical description:
illus. (incl. ports.) 17-19 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
18uu
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND205 .G47
ND205.G47
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_125015

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