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Grace Schirmer letters, 1899-1936

Creator:
Schirmer, Grace  Search this
Subject:
Tack, Augustus Vincent  Search this
Benson, Frank Weston  Search this
Topic:
Portrait painting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8710
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210891
AAA_collcode_schigrac
Theme:
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210891

Grace Schirmer letters

Creator:
Schirmer, Grace  Search this
Names:
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951  Search this
Tack, Augustus Vincent, 1870-1949  Search this
Extent:
8 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1899-1936
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence with Augustus Tack and Frank W. Benson.
REEL 2786: Four letters to Mr. and Mrs. Gustave Schirmer; three from Benson regarding the portrait of their daughter, Gertrude Schirmer, painted by Benson in 1899; and one from Grace Schirmer to her husband Gustave.[microfilm title: Frank W. Benson]
REEL 3471: Four letters: three from Schirmer to her sister, Evelyn Benedict, relating personal matters and thoughts about her portrait by Augustus Vincent Tack; and a fourth letter from Tack to Schirmer on her 80th birthday recalling the portrait and reminiscing about Schirmer's husband, Gustave.
Biographical / Historical:
Sitter for portrait by Augustus V. Tack; Brooklyn, New York.
Other Title:
Frank W. Benson papers [microfilm title, reel 2786]
Provenance:
Donated by Gertrude Helen Fay, Schirmer's daughter, 1974.
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:
Portrait painters  Search this
Topic:
Portrait painting -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.schigrac
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-schigrac

Grace May Tilton Schirmer

Artist:
Augustus Vincent Tack, 9 Nov 1870 - 22 Jul 1949  Search this
Sitter:
Grace May Tilton Schirmer, 1865 - 1965?  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
91.4cm x 78.7cm (36" x 31"), Accurate
Type:
Painting
Date:
1907
Topic:
Grace May Tilton Schirmer: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Museum of Fine Arts, Boston
Website: https://www.mfa.org/collections/search
Object number:
54.597 MFAB
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4407dffc8-99c0-471b-9f75-31cb2f7fa19f
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_54.597_MFAB

Mrs. Gustave Schirmer (Grace May Tilton), (painting)

Painter:
Tack, Augustus Vincent 1870-1949  Search this
Subject:
Schirmer, Gustave, Mrs. (Grace May Tilton)  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston Massachusetts 02115 Accession Number: 54.597
Date:
1907
Topic:
Portrait female--Full length  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--House  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Letter Reading & Writing  Search this
Object--Written Matter--Letter  Search this
Object--Other--Writing Tool  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20490846
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_264635

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