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The Canning collection of papers relating to John Trumbull

Collector:
Canning, Tony  Search this
Names:
Canning, Tony, Mrs  Search this
Langdon, John, 1741-1819  Search this
Smith, Henry A.  Search this
Trumbull, John, 1756-1843  Search this
Extent:
4 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1799, 1818, 1901
Scope and Contents:
Papers regarding painter John Trumball collected by Mr. and Mrs. Tony Canning, including:
a bound volume entitled "Biographical Sketch of John Trumbull, 1756-1843," by Henry A. Smith, 1901, dedicated to Mr. and Mrs. William H. Bartlett; a letter to the Bartletts from Henry Smith, December 23, 1901; a letter to John Trumbull from John Langdon, member of Congress, and signer of the constitution, June 1, 1799; and a letter from John Trumbull to his wife, November 30, 1818.
Biographical / Historical:
John Trumball was a patriot and painter of revolutionary war subjects, also portrait painter of prominent figures of the period.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1986 by Mr. and Mrs. Tony Canning.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters  Search this
Topic:
Art -- 17th-18th centuries -- Connecticut  Search this
Citation:
The Canning collection of papers concerning John Trumball. Owned by Mr. and Mrs. Tony Canning. Microfilmed by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.canntony
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-canntony

The Canning collection of papers relating to John Trumbull, 1799

Creator:
Canning, Tony  Search this
Subject:
Trumbull, John  Search this
Langdon, John  Search this
Canning, Tony, Mrs  Search this
Smith, Henry A.  Search this
Topic:
Art -- 17th-18th centuries -- Connecticut  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7093
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209226
AAA_collcode_canntony
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209226

Standing Man Holding a Fungus-of-Immortality

Artist:
Formerly attributed to Yan Deqian (10th century)  Search this
Medium:
Ink and color on silk
Dimensions:
H x W: 87.8 x 38 cm (34 9/16 x 14 15/16 in)
Type:
Painting
Origin:
China
Date:
17th-18th century
Period:
Qing dynasty
Topic:
Qing dynasty (1644 - 1911)  Search this
man  Search this
fungus-of-immortality  Search this
China  Search this
Chinese Art  Search this
Credit Line:
Gift of Charles Lang Freer
Accession Number:
F1913.63
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Related Online Resources:
Google Cultural Institute
See more items in:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Collection
Data Source:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ye3bff01da0-0a43-4f7e-a5b2-65590764bc0b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:fsg_F1913.63

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