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Francis Scott Bradford papers, 1917-1958

Creator:
Bradford, Francis Scott, 1898-1961  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6786
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208913
AAA_collcode_bradfran
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208913

Cranbrook Foundation records

Creator:
Cranbrook Foundation  Search this
Names:
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Detroit Institute of Arts  Search this
Society of Arts and Crafts (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
Society of Arts and Crafts (Detroit, Mich.)  Search this
Scripps family  Search this
Bach, Oscar Bruno, b. 1884  Search this
Billington, Cecil  Search this
Booth, George G. (George Gough), b. 1864  Search this
Bradford, Francis Scott, 1898-1961  Search this
Cheney, Sheldon, 1886-  Search this
Childs, M. W.  Search this
Gimpel, René  Search this
Kahn, Albert, 1869-1942  Search this
Karbel, Mario  Search this
Kirk, Arthur Neville  Search this
Kirshmayer, I.  Search this
Lorch, Emil, 1870-1963  Search this
Lyle, John M. (John McIntosh), 1872-1945  Search this
McEwen, Katherine, b. 1875  Search this
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955  Search this
Player, Cyril Arthur  Search this
Extent:
640 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1912-1960
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; financial records; a draft of a proposed publication about Cranbrook; letters regarding a biography of founder, George G. Booth, and of the Scripps family; miscellaneous items, including an address by George Booth to the Cranbrook School; and clippings.
Among the individual correspondents are Albert Kahn, M. W. Childs, Emil Lorch, Oscar Bach, Mario Karbel, Francis Scott Bradford, Jr., Katherine McEwen, I. Kirshmayer, René Gimpel, Sheldon Cheney, Carl Milles, John M. Lyle, Cecil Billington, Cyril Arthur Player, and Arthur Neville Kirk. Organizations figuring in the correspondence include the American Federation of Arts, the Society of Arts and Crafts, Detroit, the Society of Arts and Crafts, Boston, the Detroit Institute of Arts, and the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1974 by the Cranbrook Foundation.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Identifier:
AAA.cranfoun
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9929054f2-fe9d-4953-ac29-056560c3003d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cranfoun

Francis Scott Bradford papers

Creator:
Bradford, Francis Scott, 1898-1961  Search this
Extent:
7.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Date:
1917-1958
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence mostly relating to commissions, with the exception of a series of detailed letters (typescripts), 1917-1918, from Bradford to his family written from the European war front; diary, 1925-1929; photographs; scrapbooks; sketchbooks; drawings; notes; publications; and clippings.
Biographical / Historical:
Mural painter, painter, & teacher (Cornwall Bridge, Conn.). Born in Wisconsin, Bradford studied at the Univ. of Wisconsin, at N.A.D., and in Europe. Later, he taught at N.A.D. and was made an Associate.
Provenance:
Donated 1962-1966 by Mrs. Ralph Ingersoll, Bradford's widow.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Identifier:
AAA.bradfran
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97a9da86f-1bdd-416c-a4df-03f855082671
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-bradfran

Mural paintings by Francis Scott Bradford : in the offices of the Hooker Electrochemical Company

Author:
Bradford, Francis Scott 1898-1961  Search this
Hooker Electrochemical Company  Search this
Subject:
Bradford, Francis Scott 1898-1961  Search this
Hooker Electrochemical Company Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
[28] p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
United States
New York (State)
New York
Date:
1934
20th century
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration, American  Search this
Mural painting and decoration  Search this
Painting--Private collections  Search this
Call number:
ND237.B775 A4 1934
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_957330

Self-Portrait, (painting)

Painter:
Bradford, Francis Scott 1898-1961  Search this
Subject:
Bradford, Francis Scott  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1965.3.1
Date:
After 1923
Topic:
Portrait male--Self Portrait  Search this
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08582897
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_392026

Woman with Cards, (painting)

Painter:
Bradford, Francis Scott 1898-1961  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paperboard
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1965.3.2
Date:
After 1923
Topic:
Figure female  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Cards  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08582898
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_392027

Relationship, (painting)

Painter:
Bradford, Francis Scott 1898-1961  Search this
Medium:
Oil on fiberboard
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1965.3.3
Date:
After 1923
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Figure female--Nude  Search this
Architecture interior--Domestic--House  Search this
Architecture interior--Detail--Window  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08582899
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_392028

Mural no. 1, (painting)

Painter:
Bradford, Francis Scott 1898-1961  Search this
Medium:
Oil on paper
Type:
Paintings-Mural
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1965.3.4
Date:
1959
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08582900
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_392029

Bacchanale, (painting)

Painter:
Bradford, Francis Scott 1898-1961  Search this
Medium:
Gouache on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1965.3.5
Date:
1960
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation--Leisure--Eating & Drinking  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08582901
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_392030

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