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Vera Chopak de Champlain papers, 1965-1981

Creator:
De Champlain, Vera Chopak, 1928 or 9-  Search this
Subject:
Dickinson, Edwin Walter  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Citation:
Vera Chopak de Champlain papers, 1965-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Women  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7399
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209556
AAA_collcode_dechvera
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Women
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209556

Donald C. Smith interviews relating to Edwin Dickinson

Creator:
Smith, Donald C., 1935-  Search this
Names:
Anderson, Lennart, 1928-2015  Search this
Cunningham, Francis, 1931-  Search this
De Champlain, Vera Chopak, 1928 or 9-  Search this
Dickinson, Edwin Walter, 1891-1978  Search this
Finkelstein, Louis  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1981-1986
Summary:
The interviews conducted by artist and professor Donald C. Smith relating to artist Edwin Dickinson measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1981 to 1986. The interviews were conducted as part of a research project on Dickinson. Smith interviewed a number of Dickinson's students to learn about his teaching philosophy. The interviewees are: Lennart Anderson, Francis Cunningham, Vera Chopak De Champlain, Edward (Ted) Denyer, Louis Finkelstein and Denver Lindsey.
Scope and Contents:
The interviews conducted by artist and professor Donald C. Smith relating to artist Edwin Dickinson measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1981 to 1986. The interviews were conducted as part of a research project on Dickinson. Smith interviewed a number of Dickinson's students to learn about his teaching philosophy. The interviewees are: Lennart Anderson, Francis Cunningham, Vera Chopak De Champlain, Edward (Ted) Denyer, Louis Finkelstein and Denver Lindsey.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged into one series.

Series 1: Interviews, 1981-1986 (0.6 linear feet; Boxes 1-2)
Biographical / Historical:
Donald C. Smith was an artist and educator in Rhode Island. He attended the University of Missouri in Columbia and received two degrees in painting. Smith has been a Visiting Artist and Lecturer at Harvard University, Yale University Summer School for Music and Visual Art, Brown University, Artist Union, Brooklyn College, Providence College, Rhode Island School of Design, and Wheelock College.

Edwin Walter Dickinson (1891-1978) was a painter in Wellfleet, Massachusetts. Dickinson studied with William Merritt Chase at the Art Students League and was a member of Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors.
General:
Poor sound quality throughout.
Related Materials:
Also found in the Archives of American Art is the Edwin Walters Dickinson papers, 1909-1971; the Philip Cecil Malicoat letters from Edwin Dickinson, 1927-1966; the Doug Frost writing on Edwin Dickinson, 1973 August 10; and oral history interviews conducted with Edwin Dickenson in 1970 and 1972.
Provenance:
Donated 1986 by Donald C. Smith.
Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- Rhode Island -- Providence  Search this
Educators -- Rhode Island -- Providence  Search this
Topic:
Art students -- Interviews  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Donald C. Smith interviews relating to Edwin Dickinson, 1981-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.smitdona
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Donald C. Smith interviews relating to Edwin Dickinson
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw93c5bb245-3ceb-4820-8478-3decb256421c
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-smitdona

Vera Chopak de Champlain papers

Creator:
De Champlain, Vera Chopak, 1928 or 9-  Search this
Names:
Dickinson, Edwin Walter, 1891-1978  Search this
Extent:
135 Items
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1965-1981
Scope and Contents:
A résumé; correspondence, with letters from Edwin Dickinson; exhibition catalogues and announcements; clippings and printed material; sketchbooks; photographs; and miscellany.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter and printmaker (New York City).
Provenance:
Donated 1981 by Vera Chopak de Champlain.
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.dechvera
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92c128c0b-927d-4513-914c-03bf67ad7e2b
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-dechvera

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