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Christian Brinton papers, 1874-1967

Creator:
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Subject:
Chester County Art Association (Chester County, Pa.)  Search this
Citation:
Christian Brinton papers, 1874-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art criticism -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Curators -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Research and writing about art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10159
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213142
AAA_collcode_brinchri
Theme:
Research and writing about art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213142

Christian Brinton scrapbooks, 1899-1925

Creator:
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Christian Brinton scrapbooks, 1899-1925. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art criticism -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Research and writing about art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10352
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213596
AAA_collcode_brinchrs
Theme:
Research and writing about art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_213596

Christian Brinton papers relating to Ignacio Zuloaga, 1904-1922

Creator:
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Subject:
Zuloaga, Ignacio  Search this
Citation:
Christian Brinton papers relating to Ignacio Zuloaga, 1904-1922. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Research and writing about art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10767
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214387
AAA_collcode_brinchiz
Theme:
Research and writing about art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214387

The Robert Winthrop Chanler exhibition / introduction and catalogue by Christian Brinton

Author:
Chanler, Robert Winthrop 1872-1930  Search this
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Physical description:
[24] p. : chiefly ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1922
Topic:
Mural painting and decoration, American  Search this
Screen painting, American  Search this
Call number:
ND237.C45 A4 1922
N40.1.C4575B8
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_108706

Exhibition of contemporary Belgian painting, graphic art and sculpture. Foreword by Christian Brinton, introduction by Louis Piérard... The European and American art committee, inc., 1929-1930

Author:
European and American art committee, inc  Search this
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Piérard, Louis 1886-1951  Search this
Association belge de propagande artistique à l'étranger  Search this
Physical description:
34 p. : ill. ; 22 x 18 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1929
C1929]
Topic:
Art, Belgian  Search this
Call number:
N6968 .E8 1929X
N6968.E8 1929X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_392410

Constantin Meunier / by Christian Brinton

Title:
Catalogue of an exhibition of the works of Constantin Meunier
Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Carnegie Institute  Search this
Subject:
Meunier, Constantin 1831-1905  Search this
Physical description:
80 p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1913
C1913
Topic:
Sculpture--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
NB673.M6 B83 1913
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_726936

Exhibition of contemporary Scandinavian art held under the auspices of the American-Scandinavian society; introduction and biographical notes by Christian Brinton, with the collaboration of Director Karl Madsen, Director Jens Thiis, and Carl G. Laurin. The American art galleries, New York, December tenth to twenty-fifth inclusive, 1912

Author:
American-Scandinavian society  Search this
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Madsen, Karl 1855-1938  Search this
Thiis, Jens 1870-1942  Search this
Laurin, Carl G (Carl Gustaf) 1868-1940  Search this
Physical description:
2 p.l., 7-165 p. illus., ports. 21 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Scandinavia
Date:
1912
C1912]
Topic:
Painting  Search this
Painters  Search this
Call number:
ND708 .A5 1912X
ND708.A5 1912X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_410098

Impressions of the art at the Panama-Pacific Exposition [microform] : with a chapter on the San Diego Exposition and an introductory essay on the modern spirit in contemporary painting / by Christian Brinton

Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Subject:
Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915 : San Francisco, Calif.)  Search this
Panama-California International Exposition (1915-1916 : San Diego, Calif.)  Search this
Physical description:
203 p. : ill. ; 30 cm
Type:
Microforms
Exhibitions
Date:
1916
Topic:
Art  Search this
Call number:
mfm 003107.170.19
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_487021

Modern artists / by Christian Brinton

Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 270 p. plates (1 col.) ports. (2 col.) 28 cm
Type:
Biography
Date:
1908
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Painters  Search this
Call number:
927 .B85
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_470507

Catalogue of sculpture by Prince Paul Troubetzkoy, exhibited by the American Numismatic Society at the Albright Art Gallery, March 27 to April 27; with introduction by Christian Brinton ..

Author:
American Numismatic Society  Search this
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Buffalo Fine Arts Academy  Search this
Subject:
Trubetskoĭ, Pavel Petrovich kniazʹ 1866-1938  Search this
Physical description:
128, [32] p. illus., plates. 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1911
1911]
Call number:
N40.1.T83 A5
N40.1.T83A5
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_47344

Exhibition of Russian painting and sculpture; foreword by William Henry Fox, with an introductionand catalogue by Christian Brinton

Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Brooklyn Museum  Search this
Physical description:
[38] p. front., illus., 25 pl. on 13 l. 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1923
20th century
Topic:
Art, Russian  Search this
Call number:
N6988 .B87 1923
N6988.B87 1923
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_412900

Christian Brinton papers

Creator:
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Names:
Chester County Art Association (Chester County, Pa.)  Search this
Extent:
12 Linear feet ((on 8 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1874-1967
Scope and Contents:
Biographical information, including passports, marriage and divorce papers, a copy of Brinton's will, diaries, 1922, 1925, 1926, and 1928, and an autobiography; correspondence with artists and museums; a Chester County Art Association file containing correspondence, catalogs and a scrapbook; and a file containing research notebooks kept by Brinton on art and artists including personal observations; artist files containing notes and printed material; exhibition files from exhibitions Brinton curated or helped curate; writings, manuscripts, and typescripts of Brinton's work; and invitations, printed material and manuscripts from various lectures given by Brinton.
Biographical / Historical:
International curator, art critic; West Chester, Pennsylvania. Born 1870. Died 1942. Co-founded and was the first president of the Chester County Art Association.
Provenance:
Microfilmed in 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Art critics -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Art criticism -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Curators -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.brinchri
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91ce1dab4-148e-4374-a9be-b0be284f3901
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-brinchri

Christian Brinton scrapbooks

Creator:
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Extent:
4 Volumes ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Scrapbooks
Date:
1899-1925
Scope and Contents:
Scrapbooks contain correspondence, clippings, sketches, photographs, and exhibition catalogs. The letters are generally requests for Brinton to lecture, organize an exhibition, or write an article.
Biographical / Historical:
Art critic, curator and collector; West Chester, Pennsylvania and New York, N.Y. Born 1870. Died 1942.
Provenance:
Collected in 1990 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. Microfilmed by the Free Library of Pennsylvania.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Art critics -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Art critics -- Pennsylvania -- West Chester  Search this
Topic:
Art criticism -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.brinchrs
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw970b9af01-b5d4-4022-b496-26f47422f3dd
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-brinchrs

Thornton Oakley papers

Creator:
Oakley, Thornton, 1881-1953  Search this
Names:
Artists' War Relief Committee of Philadelphia  Search this
Century Association (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Council of Art Organizations of Philadelphia  Search this
Exposition of Indian Tribal Arts, inc.  Search this
Franklin Institute (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Philadelphia Art Alliance  Search this
Philadelphia Water Color Club  Search this
Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953  Search this
Beaux, Cecilia, 1855-1942  Search this
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Este, Florence, 1860-1926  Search this
Hamilton, John McLure, 1853-1936  Search this
Harkrider, John, 1900-  Search this
Mechlin, Leila, 1874-1949  Search this
Morrow, George, 1869-1955  Search this
Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926  Search this
Robinson, Alexander, 1867-1952  Search this
Extent:
3 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1906-1953
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, artist files and subject files relate to Oakley's activities as an artist and illustrator, and his involvement with numerous art organizations, including the Philadelphia Art Alliance, the Philadelphia Water Color Club, the Artists' War Relief Committee of Philadelphia, and the Exposition of Indian Tribal Arts. Artist files on Cecilia Beaux, Florence Este, John Taylor Arms, John McLure Hamilton, Christian Brinton, George Morrow, Leila Mechlin, John Harkrider, Alexander Robinson, and Joseph Pennell, among others, primarily contain letters. Some also include photographs and printed matter. Four inches of letters from Beaux discuss working habits, portrait commissions, life in Paris, and personal matters. Letters from Este discuss life in France during the war, French artists, exhibitions at the Philadelphia Water Color Club, and Cecilia Beaux. Other material relates to Oakley's mural for the Franklin Institute.
Arrangement:
I.Finding aid. II.Cecilia Beaux correspondence, 1907-1942. III.Research materials for Oakley's biography of Beaux. IV.Florence Este correspondence, 1914-1925. V.Subject files, 1918-1952. VI.Artist files, 1906-1953.
Biographical / Historical:
Watercolorist and illustrator; Philadephia, Pa.
Provenance:
Microfilmed in 1990 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. The papers were donated to the Brandywine River Museum by Oakley's daughter, Lansdale Oakley Humphreys. Unfilmed portions of the papers relate to publications, the First Unitarian Church of Philadelphia, the National Geographic Society, French and Scandinavian organizations, and war relief efforts, among other topics.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- United States  Search this
Illustrators -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Watercolorists -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Expatriate painters -- France  Search this
Function:
Arts organizations -- Pennsylvania
Identifier:
AAA.oaklthor
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cd8e26ae-52b3-4b24-bbec-dfb2d109a779
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-oaklthor

Chester County Art Association records

Creator:
Chester County Art Association (Chester County, Pa.)  Search this
Names:
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1912-1942
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence regarding exhibitions, lectures, and art classes; business records containing a constitution, by-laws, minutes, and lists of officers and members; printed matter including exhibition checklists and exhibition catalogs, most written by Christian Brinton.
Biographical / Historical:
Art association; West Chester, Pa. Established 1931 by Christian Brinton and others. Brinton was the first president.
Provenance:
Microfilmed in 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. Lent by Chester County Historical Society.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Function:
Arts organizations -- Pennsylvania
Identifier:
AAA.chescoun
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99f91e2b0-d7c5-4853-841d-b92e1b932131
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-chescoun

Christian Brinton papers relating to Ignacio Zuloaga

Creator:
Brinton, Christian, 1870-1942  Search this
Names:
Zuloaga, Ignacio, 1870-1945  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1904-1922
Scope and Contents:
Letters, 1904-1922, from Zuloaga to Brinton regarding paintings, exhibitions, thoughts on art and social activities; clippings; photographs of Zuloaga and art works; materials relating to Zuloaga including letters from various members of the Zuloaga family and memorabilia.
Biographical / Historical:
Brinton was an art critic, curator, and collector; West Chester, Penn. Born 1870. Died 1942. He organized Zuloaga exhibitions and wrote on Zuloaga's work. Zuloaga was a self-taught painter who specialized in portraits and Spanish subjects, such as bullfights.
Provenance:
Microfilmed in 1991 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. The papers were donated to the Philadelphia Museum of Art along with much of Brinton's art collection.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Rights:
Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from the Philadelphia Museum of Art Archives. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Occupation:
Self-taught artists  Search this
Art critics -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.brinchiz
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9543964f8-5564-4c0b-8f84-c25db3996d69
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-brinchiz

Whistler

Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Physical description:
1 l., p. 113 : port. ; 25 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1903
1903]
Call number:
927.W57 B82
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_862418

Whistler from within / by Christian Brinton ..

Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Former owner:
Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919 DSI-F  Search this
Subject:
Whistler, James McNeill 1834-1903  Search this
Physical description:
p.[3]-20 : ill.(incl.ports.) ; 25cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1906
1906]
Call number:
927.W57 B8
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_862414

Walter Greaves (pupil of Whistler) : being a catalogue of paintings, drawings and etchings by Walter Greaves exhibited at the Cottier Gallery, January 11 to February 10, with full biographical and critical introduction / by Christian Brinton

Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Cottier Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Greaves, Walter  Search this
Whistler, James McNeill 1834-1903  Search this
Physical description:
78 p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1912
Call number:
ND497.G7 B7 1912
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_851013

Masterpieces of American painting : a selection of photogravures after paintings exhibited at the Royal Academy of Arts, Berlin, 1910 / with an introduction by Christian Brinton

Author:
Brinton, Christian 1870-1942  Search this
Former owner:
Freer, Charles Lang 1854-1919 DSI-F  Search this
Physical description:
28 p., 55 plates. : ill. ; 40 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1910
Topic:
Painting--History  Search this
Call number:
759.1 .B85
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_849471

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