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Chauncey Bradley Ives letters, 1838-1883 [and undated]

Creator:
Ives, Chauncey Bradley, 1810-1894  Search this
Ives, Chauncey Bradley, 1810-1894  Search this
Subject:
Chauncey, Charles  Search this
Hart, Joel Tanner  Search this
Roberts, C. D.  Search this
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896  Search this
Tilton, Caroline  Search this
Allan, Mary Caroline  Search this
Bushnell, Horace  Search this
Sargent, John Singer  Search this
Topic:
Expatriate artists -- Italy -- Rome  Search this
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6876
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209004
AAA_collcode_iveschau
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209004

Chauncey Bradley Ives letters

Creator:
Ives, Chauncey Bradley, 1810-1894  Search this
Names:
Allan, Mary Caroline  Search this
Bushnell, Horace, 1802-1876  Search this
Chauncey, Charles  Search this
Hart, Joel Tanner, 1810-1877  Search this
Roberts, C. D.  Search this
Sargent, John Singer, 1856-1925  Search this
Stowe, Harriet Beecher, 1811-1896  Search this
Tilton, Caroline  Search this
Extent:
7 Items ((filmed on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1838-1883 [and undated]
Scope and Contents:
Letters to Ives, 1838-1883, including a letter from C.D. Roberts, November 29, 1838, expressing satisfaction with Ives's statue of "Kitty" and reminding him of a second statue titled "Undine"; a letter, October 20, 1847, from Horace Bushnell concerning the reception given Ives's bust of President Day; a letter, February 23, 1849, from Charles Chauncey advising Ives to remain abroad; a letter, October 17, 1860, from Harriet Beecher Stowe relating activities while visiting friends in Peekskill and Brooklyn; a letter, March 6, 1862, from Mary Caroline Allan mentioning American visitors to Rome who have solicited letters of introduction to Ives and giving news of mutual acquaintances, including sculptor Joel Tanner Hart; and a letter, August 8, 1883, from Caroline Tilton.
Also included is an undated letter from John Singer Sargent to his uncle. Sargent gives the address of his new studio in New York City and writes of his father's health.
Biographical / Historical:
Ives was an American sculptor in Rome.
Provenance:
Donated 1965 by Mrs. E. Bartholet. Relationship to Chauncey Ives is not known.
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:
Sculptors  Search this
Topic:
Expatriate artists -- Italy -- Rome  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.iveschau
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-iveschau

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