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Mississippi Art Colony records

Creator:
Mississippi Art Colony  Search this
Names:
Allison Wells Art Colony  Search this
Barnes, Halcyone D.  Search this
Baruzzi, Peter  Search this
Beattie, George  Search this
Bucci, Andrew A., 1922-  Search this
Conway, Fred, 1900-  Search this
Dawson, Bess  Search this
Dodd, Lamar  Search this
Faiers, Edward Spencer, 1908-  Search this
Gelinas, Bob  Search this
Holmes, Ruth Atkinson  Search this
Hudson, Ralph M.  Search this
Hull, Marie  Search this
Kohlmeyer, Ida, 1912-1997  Search this
Mitchell, Fred, 1923-  Search this
Sella, Alvin, 1924-  Search this
Trivigno, Pat, 1922-  Search this
Wolfe, Karl, 1904-  Search this
Zerbe, Karl, 1903-1972  Search this
Zoellner, Richard  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
ca. 1954-1991
Scope and Contents:
Scrapbooks, an administrative file, and printed material.
Scrapbooks, 1958-1987, contain newspaper clippings, many focusing on the art work of colony members, especially Halcyone D. Barnes, Bess Dawson, Marie Hull and Ruth Atkinson Holmes, photographs of the faculty and students, including one of Fred Mitchell, letters, including one from Ida Kohlmeyer to Bill Broome, Colony President, 1974, and exhibition checklists. A file, 1963-1992, contains brochures, registration lists, board meeting minutes, and newsletters from Spring and Fall workshops. School catalogs, 1954-1964, provide historical information and biographical sketches of faculty members George Beattie, Peter Baruzzi, Andrew Bucci, Fred Conway, Lamar Dodd, Edward S. Faiers, Bob Gelinas, Ralph M. Hudson, Alvin Sella, Pat Trivigno, Karl Wolfe, Karl Zerbe and Richard Zoellner. Also found are magazine articles, 1980, 1988, and a book, Allison's Wells, The Last Mississippi Spa, by Hosford Latimer Fontaine (1981), containing many illustrations by Colony members (only title p. and illustrations were microfilmed).
Biographical / Historical:
Art colony; Utica, Miss. Founded 1948. Originally named Allison Wells Art Colony and located in Allison's Wells, Miss. Moved to Stafford Springs, Miss., 1963 and renamed the Mississippi Art Colony. Moved to Laurel, Miss. in 1970 and to Camp Henry Jacobs in Utica, Miss. in 1973.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1992 by Lallah Perry, member and archivist of the colony.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Artists -- Mississippi  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Mississippi  Search this
Function:
Artist colonies -- Mississippi
Identifier:
AAA.missart
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw98e48e8a7-726b-4eb1-869d-2114f11a5ce4
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-missart

Carl Tolman, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Subject:
Tolman, Carl  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4443
Date:
1969
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280146
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409972

Rainy Night, Grand and Olive, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
St. Louis Mercantile Library Thomas Jefferson Library Building, One University Boulevard St. Louis Missouri 63121
Date:
Ca. 1970
Topic:
Cityscape--Missouri--St. Louis  Search this
Cityscape--Street  Search this
Cityscape--Weather--Rain  Search this
Cityscape--Time--Night  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28180029
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_412457

Thomas H. Eliot, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Subject:
Eliot, Thomas H  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4494
Date:
1971
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280148
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409974

E. A. H. Shepley, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Subject:
Shepley, E. A. H  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4429
Date:
1951
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280145
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409971

Hand Ball, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4402
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280150
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409976

St. Louis Union Station, Platform Cafeteria, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
St. Louis Mercantile Library Thomas Jefferson Library Building, One University Boulevard St. Louis Missouri 63121
Date:
1944
Topic:
Cityscape--Missouri--St. Louis  Search this
Architecture exterior--Civic--Railroad Station  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Restaurant  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28180028
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_412456

Church of Notre Dame, Paris, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4219
Topic:
Cityscape--France--Paris  Search this
Architecture exterior--Religious--Church  Search this
Architecture exterior--Religious--Notre Dame Cathedral  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280149
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409975

The Green Bird, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
St. Louis Art Museum Forest Park St. Louis Missouri 63110 Accession Number: 107:46
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Figure  Search this
Animal--Bird  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28110365
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409992

Adele Chomeau Starbird, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Subject:
Starbird, Adele Chomeau  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 1979.3
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Portrait female  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280151
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409977

Dancer, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Mixed media on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Kansas State University Marianna Kistler Beach Museum of Art 701 Beach Lane Manhattan Kansas 66506 Accession Number: 1954.3
Date:
1954
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Performing Arts--Dance  Search this
Control number:
IAP 16020016
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_398838

Witchery, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Corcoran Gallery of Art 500 17th Street, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20006 Accession Number: 49.19
Date:
1948
Topic:
Figure  Search this
Performing Arts--Dance  Search this
Control number:
IAP 08260829
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_375650

Self Portrait, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Subject:
Conway, Fred  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4473
Date:
1933
Topic:
Portrait male--Self Portrait  Search this
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280142
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409968

Arthur Holly Compton, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Subject:
Compton, Arthur Holly  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4458
Date:
1953
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280144
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409970

Seacoast Harbor, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 4417
Topic:
Waterscape--Harbor  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280192
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_410240

River Bluffs, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
St. Louis Mercantile Library Thomas Jefferson Library Building, One University Boulevard St. Louis Missouri 63121
Topic:
Landscape--River  Search this
Landscape--Season--Autumn  Search this
Landscape--Mountain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28180030
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_412458

Hallowe'en, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
I. B. M. Gallery of Arts and Sciences 16 East 57th Street New York New York 10022
Topic:
Ceremony--Holiday--Halloween  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60510029
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_69567

Self-Portrait (In Studio), (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Subject:
Conway, Fred  Search this
Medium:
Oil on masonite
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Washington University Mildred Lane Kemper Art Museum Campus Box 1214, One Brookings Drive St. Louis Missouri 63130 Accession Number: WU 1979.11
Topic:
Portrait male--Self Portrait  Search this
Occupation--Art--Painter  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28280152
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_409978

Mystery, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Joslyn Art Museum 2200 Dodge Street Omaha Nebraska 68102 Accession Number: 1948.2
Date:
1947
Topic:
Allegory  Search this
Control number:
IAP 29990507
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_395890

St. Louis Arch, (painting)

Painter:
Conway, Fred 1900-1973  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
St. Louis Mercantile Library Thomas Jefferson Library Building, One University Boulevard St. Louis Missouri 63121
Topic:
Cityscape--Missouri--St. Louis  Search this
Cityscape--River--Mississippi River  Search this
Architecture--Monument--Arch  Search this
Control number:
IAP 28180031
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_412459

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