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Edwin Coupland Shaw papers

Creator:
Shaw, Edwin Coupland, 1863-1941  Search this
Names:
Akron Art Institute  Search this
Carrig-Rohane Shop (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
E. & A. Milch, Inc.  Search this
Ferargil Galleries  Search this
Gorham Company. Dept. of Sculpture (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Grand Central Art Galleries  Search this
Hatfield & Clark (Firm: Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Howard Young Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
J.W. Young (Gallery)  Search this
M. Knoedler & Co.  Search this
Macbeth Gallery  Search this
Montross Gallery  Search this
R.C. & N.M. Vose (Firm)  Search this
Robert C. Vose Galleries  Search this
Thomas Whipple Dunbar Art Galleries (Milwaukee, Wis.)  Search this
Thurber Art Galleries (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Barrie, Erwin S., 1886-1983  Search this
Batts, J. E.  Search this
Beckwith, J. Carroll (James Carroll), 1852-1917  Search this
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951  Search this
Blakelock, Ralph Albert, 1847-1919  Search this
Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932  Search this
Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916  Search this
Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931  Search this
Daingerfield, Elliott, 1859-1932  Search this
Dallin, Cyrus E. (Cyrus Edwin), 1861-1944  Search this
Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933  Search this
Davis, Warren, 1865-1928  Search this
Derujinsky, Gleb W., 1888-1975  Search this
Dewey, Charles M., 1849-1937  Search this
Dewing, Thomas Wilmer, 1851-1938  Search this
Dougherty, Paul, 1877-1947  Search this
Dunbar, Thomas Whipple  Search this
Duveneck, Frank, 1848-1919  Search this
Eaton, Charles Warren, 1857-1937  Search this
Frieseke, Frederick C. (Frederick Carl), 1874-1939  Search this
Fuller, George, 1822-1884  Search this
Genth, Lillian Mathilde, 1876-1953  Search this
Gerrity, Thomas F., 1873-1935  Search this
Hassam, Childe, 1859-1935  Search this
Hatfield, D. H.  Search this
Hawthorne, Charles Webster, 1872-1930  Search this
Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879  Search this
Inness, George, 1825-1894  Search this
Johansen, John C. (John Christen), 1876-1964  Search this
Konti, Isidore, 1862-1938  Search this
La Farge, John, 1835-1910  Search this
Lathrop, William Langson, 1859-1938  Search this
MacMonnies, Frederick William, 1863-1937  Search this
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins, 1866-1947  Search this
Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925  Search this
Milch, Albert, 1881-1951  Search this
Minns, Hervey W.  Search this
Montross, N. E. (Newman E), 1849-1932  Search this
Murphy, Hermann Dudley, 1867-1945  Search this
Murphy, John Francis, 1853-1921  Search this
Price, F. Newlin (Frederic Newlin)  Search this
Proctor, Alexander Phimister, 1862-1950  Search this
Purdy, W. Frank, 1865-1943  Search this
Ranger, Henry Ward, 1858-1916  Search this
Ritschel, William, 1864-1949  Search this
Russell, T. H. (Thomas H)  Search this
Russman, Felix, 1888-1962  Search this
Ryder, Albert Pinkham, 1847-1917  Search this
Sellstedt, Lars Gustaf, 1819-1911  Search this
Sherman, Frederic Fairchild, 1874-1940  Search this
Shonnard, Eugenie Frederica, 1886-1978  Search this
Torrey, Elliot, 1867-1949  Search this
Tryon, Dwight William, 1849-1925  Search this
Turner, Helen Maria, 1858-1958  Search this
Twachtman, John Henry, 1853-1902  Search this
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923  Search this
Vonnoh, Bessie Potter, 1872-1955  Search this
Vonnoh, Robert William, 1858-1933  Search this
Walker, Horatio, 1858-1938  Search this
Weir, Julian Alden, 1852-1919  Search this
Williams, Frederick Ballard, 1871-1956  Search this
Wolf, Henry, 1852-1916  Search this
Young, J. W.  Search this
Extent:
3 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1864-1937
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence with dealers, artists, museums, publishers, photography studios, and others regarding art purchases, loans, and Shaw's collection; and 16 v. of scrapbooks containing photographs, letters, and biographical information on artists. Much of the correspondence with artists relates to Shaw's requests for the information which was then used in the scrapbooks. Also included is one volume compiled in 1947 outlining the contents of the scrapbooks.
REELS 1124-1125: 16 vol. of scrapbooks, 1864-1930, relating to artists represented in Shaw's collection, containing letters, many from artists, photographs of artists and their work, biographical data, clippings and articles, and comments on their work; and 1 v., "Notes: Edwin C. Shaw Collection of Paintings," compiled in 1947, and annotated "Used at Women's Art League Meeting at Miss Shaw's in 1947 by Mrs. [Jane S.] Barnhardt, who compiled it, and then given to the Art Institute Library," containing an outline of the contents of the 16 v. of scrapbooks.
Artists represented in the scrapbooks include J. Carroll Beckwith, Frank W. Benson, Ralph Blakelock, Emil Carlsen, William Merritt Chase, Timothy Cole, Elliott Daingerfield, Cyrus B. Dallin, Charles Davis, Warren Davis, Gleb Derujinsky, Charles M. Dewey, Thomas W. Dewing, Paul Dougherty, Frank Duveneck, Charles Eaton, Frederick Frieseke, George Fuller, Lillian Genth, Childe Hassam, Charles Hawthorne, William Morris Hunt, George Inness, John Johansen, Isidore Konti, John La Farge, William Lathrop, Frederick MacMonnies, Hermon A. MacNeil, Willard Metcalf, Herman Dudley Murphy, J. Francis Murphy, A. Phimister Proctor, Henry Ward Ranger, William Ritschel, Felix Russmann, Albert P. Ryder, Eugenie F. Shonnard, Lars Gustaf Sellstedt, Elliot Torrey, Dwight Tryon, Helen M. Turner, John Twachtman, Elihu Vedder, Bessie P. Vonnoh, Robert Vonnoh, Horatio Walker, J. Alden Weir, Frederick Ballard Williams, Henry Wolf and "The Ten."
REEL 4597: Correspondence, ca. 1916-1941, concerning art acquisitions with dealers Erwin S. Barrie of Grand Central Art Galleries; Thomas Whipple Dunbar; Frederic Newlin Price and T.H. Russell of Ferargil Galleries; W. Frank Purdy of the Gorham Co. Dept. of Sculpture and later the School of American Sculpture; D.H. Hatfield of Hatfield & Clark; Thomas Gerrity of M. Knoedler & Co.; Robert Macbeth, Robert McIntyre and Henry Miller of the Macbeth Gallery; Albert Milch of E.& A. Milch, Inc.; Newman Montross of Montross Gallery; J.E. Batts of the Thurber Art Galleries; Robert C. Vose of R.C. & N.M. Vose and Vose Galleries, and their frame shop, Carrig-Rohane; Howard Young of Howard Young Galleries; and J.W. Young; correspondence with artists and/or their families requesting the artist's portrait, biographical information and background, including letters from Elliot Daingerfield, Charles Dewey, Thomas Wilmer Dewing, John C. Johansen, Willard Leroy Metcalf, Hervey W. Minns, Hermann Dudley Murphy, A.P. Proctor, Eugenie Shonnard, Elliot Torrey, Dwight W. Tryon, Helen M. Turner, and Horatio Walker, and the families of J. Carroll Beckwith, George Inness, Lars Gustaf Sellstedt, John Henry Twachtman and J. Alden Weir; correspondence with the Dayton Art Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art regarding works lent for exhibition; with publisher Frederic Fairchild Sherman; with photography studios; and other miscellaneous correspondence.
Biographical / Historical:
Art collector; Akron, Ohio. Shaw, a BF Goodrich executive and avid collector of post-Civil War American art, was one of the founders of the Akron Art Institute, now the Akron Art Museum.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1976 and 1992 by the Akron Art Museum. Shaw bequethed his art collection and papers to the Museum, then named the Akron Art Institute.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Philanthropists -- Ohio -- Akron  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.shawedwi
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d3e07d59-27ae-4884-8e7e-da91331b95e9
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-shawedwi

Hermon Atkins MacNeil: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF001873
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_140443

Primitive Chant to the Great Spirit [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Ceremony--Indian  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001618
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128333
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Primitive Chant to the Great Spirit [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Ceremony--Indian  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001620
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128335
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Soldiers and Sailors Monument (front) [sculpture] / (photographed by Knapp)

Title:
Civil War Monument (front) [sculpture] / (photographed by Knapp)
Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Knapp  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Commissioned 1909. Dedicated Oct. 12, 1912
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Figure group--Male  Search this
Occupation--Military--Soldier  Search this
Occupation--Military--Sailor  Search this
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Allegory--Place--America  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001621
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
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Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128336
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Civil War Monument [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Title:
Soldiers and Sailors Monument [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)
Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Dedicated Aug. 4, 1905
Topic:
History--United States--Civil War  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001623
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Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
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Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128338
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The Sun Vow [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Figure group--Male & Child  Search this
Object--Weapon--Bow and Arrow  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001625
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128340
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Ezra Cornell [sculpture] / (photographed by John P. Troy)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Troy, John P. d. 1939  Search this
Subject:
Cornell, Ezra  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1915-1917. Dedicated June 22, 1919
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Education--University Founder  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Cane  Search this
Dress--Accessory--Hat  Search this
Object--Written Matter  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001627
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128342
Online Media:

Moqui Runner [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Title:
Moqui Prayer for Rain [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)
Returning of the Snakes [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)
Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
Modeled 1896. Cast ca. 1897
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Animal--Reptile--Snake  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001629
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128344
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Primitive Chant [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Ethnic  Search this
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001631
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128346
Online Media:

U. S. Quarter Dollar (obverse and reverse) [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Title:
Standing Libery Quarter (obverse and reverse) [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)
Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Allegory--Civic--Liberty  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001632
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128347
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Model for Justice, the Guardian of Liberty [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Title:
Model for U. S. Supreme Court Building East Pediment [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)
Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Subject:
Confucius  Search this
Solon  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Study--Model  Search this
Allegory--Quality--Justice  Search this
Religion--Old Testament--Moses  Search this
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Education--Philosopher  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001634
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128349
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Dolamo [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001636
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128351
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Navajo Indian Orator, [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Title:
Medicine Man [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)
Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure male--Full length  Search this
Ethnic--Navajo  Search this
Occupation--Medicine--Doctor  Search this
Occupation--Education--Orator  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001638
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128353
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John Stewart Kennedy [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Subject:
Kennedy, John Stewart  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Monetary--Philanthropist  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001640
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128355
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The Soiux Brave Blackpipe [sculpture] / (photographed by A. B. Bogart)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Photographer:
Bogart, A. B.  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Ethnic--Sioux  Search this
Figure male--Head  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001642
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128357
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Marquette Memorial [sculpture] / (photographer unknown)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Subject:
Marquette  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
History--United States  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Occupation--Other--Explorer  Search this
Image number:
SSC S0001643
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Photograph Study Collection
Metropolitan Museum of Art Study Collection of American Sculpture Photographs
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_128358
Online Media:

(No Title Given) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure male  Search this
Animal--Bear  Search this
State of Being--Evil--Violence  Search this
History--Prehistoric  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0039054
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_39055

(No Title Given) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group--Nude  Search this
Allegory  Search this
Architecture--Machine  Search this
Performing Arts--Dance  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0039056
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_39057

(No Title Given) [sculpture] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins 1866-1947  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Religion--Aztec  Search this
Ceremony--Religion  Search this
Allegory  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0039058
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_39059

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