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Carl Van Vechten

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
116.8 x 96.5cm (46 x 38")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1936
Topic:
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Vehicle\Boat\Sailboat  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Necktie  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Male  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Visual Arts\Artist\Photographer  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Music critic  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Carl Van Vechten: Performing Arts\Theater critic  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University
Object number:
1980.323
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
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EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1980.323

Portrait of Paul Morand

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Morand, 1888 - 1976  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 133 × 94cm (52 3/8 × 37")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1925
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie  Search this
Architecture\Wall  Search this
Architecture\Building  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
Paul Morand: Male  Search this
Paul Morand: Literature\Writer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Musee Sainte Croix
Object number:
987-14-1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm443e643cc-67cb-4132-96ef-200d522d7712
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_987-14-1

Jean Cocteau, the Young Poet

Alternate Title:
Jean Cocteau in the Age of the Ferris Wheel
Portrait of Cocteau
Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Jean Cocteau, 5 Jul 1889 - 11 Oct 1963  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 251 × 135cm (98 13/16 × 53 1/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1912
Topic:
Nature & Environment\Clouds  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Exterior\Sky  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Glove  Search this
Exterior\Cityscape  Search this
Architecture\Balcony  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Exterior\Park  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Male  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Journalism and Media\Magazine publisher  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Literature\Writer\Librettist  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Performing Arts\Director\Motion pictures  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Jean Cocteau: Literature\Writer\Essayist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Musee Nationale d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges-Pompidou
Object number:
AM 2794 P
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
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Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ebfe68d6-625b-408a-9857-dfb8464b6c78
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_AM_2794_P

Gabriele d'Annunzio: the Poet in Exil

Alternate Title:
Poet in Exile: Portrait
Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Gabriele d'Annunzio, 1863 - 1938  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 116 × 95cm (45 11/16 × 37 3/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1912
Topic:
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Mustache  Search this
Personal Attribute\Facial Hair\Beard  Search this
Gabriele d'Annunzio: Male  Search this
Gabriele d'Annunzio: Literature\Writer  Search this
Gabriele d'Annunzio: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Gabriele d'Annunzio: Journalism and Media\Journalist  Search this
Gabriele d'Annunzio: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Musee Nationale d'Art Moderne, Centre Georges-Pompidou
Object number:
JP 4 P
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4330e552a-1fe5-4ac6-8b10-37dd06009553
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_JP_4_P

Romaine Brooks

Artist:
Carl Van Vechten, 17 Jun 1880 - 21 Dec 1964  Search this
Sitter:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Medium:
Gelatin silver print
Dimensions:
Image/Sheet: 24.6 × 18.6 cm (9 11/16 × 7 5/16")
Mat: 56.1 × 40.9 cm (22 1/16 × 16 1/8")
Type:
Photograph
Date:
May 30, 1935
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Costume\Dress Accessory\Neckwear\Tie\Bowtie  Search this
Romaine Brooks: Female  Search this
Romaine Brooks: Visual Arts\Artist\Painter  Search this
Romaine Brooks: Visual Arts\Artist\Portraitist  Search this
Romaine Brooks: Visual Arts\Designer\Interior designer  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution
Object number:
NPG.90.86
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
Copyright:
© Carl Van Vechten Trust
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National Portrait Gallery Collection
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45cc4b3be-455c-4e14-a57a-96209c8861e5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_NPG.90.86

Romaine Brooks papers, 1910-1973

Creator:
Brooks, Romaine, 1874-1970  Search this
Subject:
Van Vechten, Carl  Search this
Gauthier-Villars, Louis  Search this
Breeskin, Adelyn Dohme  Search this
Dreyfus-Barney, Laura  Search this
Castelnou, Jean-Pierre  Search this
Mac'Avoy, Edouard  Search this
Brooks, Romaine  Search this
Lahovary, Janine  Search this
McClelland, Donald  Search this
Acten, Harold  Search this
Mariano, Nicky  Search this
Strozzi, Uberto  Search this
Bizardel, Yvon  Search this
Noailles, Charles, vicomte de  Search this
Barney, Natalie Clifford  Search this
Type:
Poems
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Manuscripts
Sound recordings
Diaries
Notes
Interviews
Citation:
Romaine Brooks papers, 1910-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Portrait painting  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Artists' studios -- Photographs  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6290
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)220274
AAA_collcode_brooroma
Theme:
Women
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_220274
Online Media:

Errazuris

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Errazuris  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
239.2 x 147.8 cm (94 3/16 x 58 3/16" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1908-10
Topic:
Errazuris: Female  Search this
Errazuris: Rulers and Aristocracy\Aristocrat  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1968.18.2 NMAA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm460dd0762-38c4-4c02-901f-d8c46e44ab93
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1968.18.2_NMAA

Charles Lang Freer's letters to Frank Hecker during foreign travels

Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Names:
Brooks, Romaine  Search this
Whistler, James McNeill, 1834-1903  Search this
Collection Creator:
Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919  Search this
Extent:
219 Pages
Type:
Archival materials
Pages
Letters (correspondence)
Place:
Paris (France)
Naples (Italy)
London (England)
Date:
1899-1903
Scope and Contents:
Letters written by Charles Lang Freer to his friend and business associate Frank Hecker (1846-1927) while Freer during multiple trips to Europe between June of 1899 and July of 1903. Freer stayed for long periods of time in London, meeting with the painter James McNeill Whister. He also stayed for long periods in Paris, and at a villa that he co-owned on the Mediterranean island of Capri with his friend Thomas S. Jerome (1864-1914). The final letters describe Whistler's death on July 17th, 1903.
Arrangement:
Organized chronologically.
Local Numbers:
FSA A.01 02.1Hecker.travel3
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Topic:
Travel  Search this
Genre/Form:
Letters (correspondence)
Collection Citation:
Charles Lang Freer Papers. FSA.A.01. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Gift of the estate of Charles Lang Freer.
Identifier:
FSA.A.01, File FSA A.01 02.1Hecker.travel3
See more items in:
Charles Lang Freer Papers
Charles Lang Freer Papers / Series 2: Correspondence / 2.1: Charles Lang Freer Correspondence / Hecker, Frank J., Col.
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/dc38d1891c6-9c31-4035-adea-f4a122d7df21
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a-01-ref3171

Brooks, Romaine

Collection Creator:
Bulliet, C. J. (Clarence Joseph), 1883-1952  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 90
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1888-1959
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
Collection Rights:
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.
Collection Citation:
The C. J. Bulliet papers, circa 1888-1959. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers
C. J. (Clarence Joseph) Bulliet papers / Series 4: Artist Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw909231633-4b65-42cf-9b28-1cbc68dc95b7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-bullclar-ref576

Una, Lady Troubridge

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Lady Una Troubridge  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 127.3 x 76.5cm (50 1/8 x 30 1/8")
Frame: 152.4 x 102.2 x 6.7cm (60 x 40 1/4 x 2 5/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1924
Topic:
Lady Una Troubridge: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1966.49.6 NMAA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4abed7bbb-a6ae-4803-b7bf-72e7d182fcc7
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1966.49.6_NMAA

Renata Borgatti, Au Piano

Alternate Title:
Renata Borgatti, at the Piano
Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Renata Borgatti, 1894 - 1964  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 141.9 × 188.6cm (55 7/8 × 74 1/4")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1920
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Renata Borgatti: Female  Search this
Renata Borgatti: Performing Arts\Performer\Dancer  Search this
Renata Borgatti: Performing Arts\Performer\Musician\Pianist  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1968.18.13
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4dc0b0eb2-c3bc-4775-a2df-ee7e9a79a6fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1968.18.13

Emile D'Erlanger

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Emile D' Erlanger  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
106.4 x 86.7 cm (41 7/8 x 34 1/8" )
Type:
Painting
Date:
1924*
Topic:
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1968.18.5 NMAA
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4893c21e0-9642-428c-bcc3-dc5ac08e3435
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1968.18.5_NMAA

Le Piano

Alternate Title:
Piano
Unidentified Woman
Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Unidentified Woman  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher: 116.2 × 164.8cm (45 3/4 × 64 7/8")
Type:
Painting
Date:
c. 1910
Topic:
Interior  Search this
Music\Musical instrument\Piano  Search this
Costume\Headgear\Hat  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Flower\Flowers  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Unidentified Woman: Female  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Smithsonian American Art Museum
Object number:
1968.18.8
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4ba3c8184-7b80-4db6-ad57-9a30a5c8e0a8
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1968.18.8

Amazon: Portrait of Natalie Clifford Barney (1876-1972), Woman of Letters

Alternate Title:
L'Amazone. Portrait de Natalie Clifford Barney (1876-1972), femme de lettres
Artist:
Romaine Brooks, 1 May 1874 - 7 Dec 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Natalie Clifford Barney, 1876 - 1972  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
Stretcher (estimate): 86.5 x 65.5cm (34 1/16 x 25 13/16")
Type:
Painting
Date:
1920
Topic:
Costume\Jewelry\Necklace  Search this
Exterior\Landscape  Search this
Nature & Environment\Plant\Tree  Search this
Interior\Interior with Exterior View  Search this
Home Furnishings\Furniture\Table  Search this
Printed Material\Papers  Search this
Nature & Environment\Animal\Horse  Search this
Natalie Clifford Barney: Female  Search this
Natalie Clifford Barney: Literature\Writer\Poet  Search this
Natalie Clifford Barney: Literature\Writer\Novelist  Search this
Natalie Clifford Barney: Literature\Writer\Playwright  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Musée Carnavalet
Object number:
P2302 MC
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4cf2a1fac-1463-444e-b2d8-f9bd2a138b2b
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_P2302_MC

Romaine Brooks, "Thief of Souls"

Contributor:
National Collection of Fine Arts, Smithsonian Institute  Search this
Smithsonian Institution's Travelling Exhibitions, Founded 1951  Search this
Artist:
Romaine Brooks, American, active Paris, 1874–1970  Search this
Type:
graphic design
Poster
Object Name:
Poster
Made in:
USA
Produced in:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
Date:
ca. 1971
Credit Line:
Gift of Various Donors
Accession Number:
1981-29-326
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum Collection
Drawings, Prints, and Graphic Design Department
Data Source:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/kq4505f5b7a-942e-4b08-a800-33d49af558df
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:chndm_1981-29-326

Self-Portrait

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Romaine Brooks  Search this
Romaine Brooks  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
46 1/4 x 26 7/8 in. (117.5 x 68.3 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1923
Topic:
Cityscape  Search this
Dress\accessory\hat  Search this
Occupation\art\painter  Search this
Occupation\art\designer  Search this
Portrait female\self-portrait  Search this
Occupation\art\printmaker  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1966.49.1
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7dc522e51-d1e8-4cc9-9446-92307dfa84d9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.49.1

Dame en Deuil

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/8 x 24 1/8 in. (91.8 x 61.3 cm.)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
State of being\emotion\sorrow  Search this
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1966.49.2
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e8057837-7ed1-4527-9124-9a21625ae91e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.49.2

Jeune Fille Anglaise--Yeux et Rubans Verts

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
36 1/8 x 28 in. (91.6 x 71.2 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1910
Topic:
Portrait female\waist length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1966.49.3
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk740dc59a6-181d-4e46-bd73-8d039276713c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.49.3

La Veste en Soie Verte

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Sitter:
unidentified  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
63 7/8 x 45 1/8 in. (162.3 x 114.5 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1907
Topic:
Portrait female\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1966.49.4
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk706eb57e8-3e6c-4208-a70d-9844ecdcd106
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.49.4

Azalées Blanches (White Azaleas)

Artist:
Romaine Brooks, born Rome, Italy 1874-died Nice, France 1970  Search this
Medium:
oil on canvas
Dimensions:
59 1/2 x 107 in. (151.1 x 271.7 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
1910
Topic:
Figure female\nude  Search this
Figure female\full length  Search this
Architecture Interior\domestic\house  Search this
Object\flower\azalea  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the artist
Object number:
1966.49.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e70112ad-921b-4982-bc4f-bfe3fe04a188
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1966.49.5

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