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Artists' biographical questionnaires

Creator:
Art League Publishing Co. (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Names:
Ballin, Hugo, 1879-1956  Search this
Bartlett, Frederick Eugene, 1852-1911  Search this
Beckwith, J. Carroll (James Carroll), 1852-1917  Search this
Birney, William Verplanck, 1858-1909  Search this
Bitter, Karl Theodore Francis, 1867-1915  Search this
Blashfield, Albert Dodd, 1860-1920  Search this
Blenner, Carle Joan, 1864-1952  Search this
Bridgman, Frederick Arthur, 1847-1928  Search this
Brown, Bolton, 1864-1936  Search this
Brown, Ray, 1865-1944  Search this
Browne, George Elmer, 1871-1946  Search this
Brush, George de Forest, 1855-1941  Search this
Bush-Brown, Henry Kirke, 1857-1935  Search this
Clark, Walter Appleton, 1876-1906  Search this
Cox, Kenyon, 1856-1919  Search this
De Forest, Lockwood, 1850-1932  Search this
Fenn, Harry, 1838-1911  Search this
Fraser, James Earle, 1876-1953  Search this
Granville-Smith, Walter, 1870-1938  Search this
Guérin, Jules Vallée, 1866-1946  Search this
Harrison, Birge, 1854-1929  Search this
Harrison, Thomas Alexander, 1853-1930  Search this
Haskell, Ernest, 1876-1925  Search this
Herter, Albert, 1871-  Search this
Hitchcock, George, 1850-1913  Search this
Hitchcock, Lucius Wolcott, 1868-1942  Search this
Hosking, Arthur Nicholas, b. 1874  Search this
Kemeys, Edward, 1843-1907  Search this
Kendall, William Sergeant, 1869-1938  Search this
Kimball, Alonzo M., 1874-1923  Search this
MacCord, Charles William, 1852-1923  Search this
Manley, Thomas R., 1853-1938  Search this
Maynard, Richard Field, 1875-1964  Search this
McCord, George Herbert, 1848-1909  Search this
Meteyard, Thomas Buford, 1865-1928  Search this
Millet, Francis Davis, 1846-1912  Search this
Mills, John Harrison, 1842-1916  Search this
Moran, Percy, 1862-1935  Search this
Mosler, Henry, 1841-1920  Search this
Murphy, Hermann Dudley, 1867-1945  Search this
Ochtman, Leonard, 1854-1934  Search this
Opper, Frederick Burr, 1857-1937  Search this
Pape, Eric, b. 1870  Search this
Peixotto, Ernest, b. 1869  Search this
Penfield, Edward, 1866-1925  Search this
Potter, Louis McClellan, 1873-1912  Search this
Redfield, Edward Willis, 1869-1965  Search this
Reuterdahl, Henry, 1871-1925  Search this
Rhead, Louis, 1857-1926  Search this
Sandham, Henry, 1842-1910  Search this
Sartain, William, 1843-1924  Search this
Shepperson, Claude Allin, 1867-1921  Search this
Shinn, Florence Scovel, d. 1940  Search this
Smillie, George H. (George Henry), 1840-1921  Search this
Smillie, James David, 1833-1909  Search this
Steele, Frederic Dorr, 1873-1944  Search this
Story, Julian, 1857-1919  Search this
Taft, Lorado, 1860-1936  Search this
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937  Search this
Taylor, F. Walter (Frank Walter), 1874-1921  Search this
Tryon, Dwight William, 1849-1925  Search this
Turner, Charles Henry, 1848-1908  Search this
Turner, Charles Yardley, 1850-1918  Search this
Turner, Ross, 1847-1915  Search this
Vedder, Simon Harmon, 1866-  Search this
Wiggins, Carleton, 1848-1932  Search this
Wiles, Irving Ramsay, 1861-1948  Search this
Wolf, Henry, 1852-1916  Search this
Woodbury, Charles H. (Charles Herbert), 1864-1940  Search this
Zogbaum, Rufus Fairchild, 1849-1925  Search this
Zolnay, George Julian, 1862 or 3-1949  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet ((68 items on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1905
Scope and Contents:
Biographical forms completed by artists and illustrators for the Art League Publishing Company's ARTISTS YEAR BOOK. Each contains details written by the artist concerning parentage, exhibitions and collections containing his work, books illustrated, memberships in clubs, etc.
Included are forms from: Hugo Ballin, Frederick E. Bartlett, James C. Beckwith, William V. Birney, Karl Bitter, Albert D. Blashfield, Carle Joan Blenner, Frederick A. Bridgman, Bolton Brown, Ray Brown, George Elmer Browne, George De Forest Brush, Henry Kirke Bush-Brown, Walter A. Clark, Kenyon Cox, Lockwood De Forest, Harry Fenn, James E. Fraser, Walter Granville-Smith, Jules Guerin, Birge Harrison, Thomas A. Harrison, Ernest Haskell, Albert Herter, George Hitchcock, Lucius Wolcott Hitchcock, Edward Kemeys, William S. Kendall, Alonzo Kimball, Charles MacCord, Thomas R. Manley, Richard F. Maynard, George H. McCord, Thomas Meteyard, Francis D. Millet, John H. Mills, Edward P. Moran, Henry Mosler,
Herman D. Murphy, Leonard Ochtman, Frederick B. Opper, Eric Pape, Ernest Peixotto, Edward Penfield, Louis M. Potter, Edward W. Redfield, Henry Reuterdahl, Louis J. Rhead, Henry Sandham, William Sartain, Claude A. Shepperson, Florence Scovel Shinn, George H. Smillie, James D. Smillie, Frederic D. Steele, Julian Story, Lorado Taft, Henry O. Tanner, Frank W. Taylor, Dwight W. Tryon, Charles Henry Turner, Charles Yardley Turner, Ross S. Turner, Simon H. Vedder, Carleton Wiggins, Irving R. Wiles, Henry Wolf, Charles H. Woodbury, Rufus F. Zogbaum, and George J. Zolnay.
Biographical / Historical:
Art publishing house; Chicago, Ill. Published, THE ARTISTS YEAR BOOK: A HANDY REFERENCE BOOK WHEREIN MAY BE FOUND INTERESTING DATA PERTAINING TO ARTISTS, AND THEIR STUDIO, HOME, AND SUMMER ADDRESSES, FOR 1905-1906. Arthur Hosking was the editor.
Provenance:
Donated 1958.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Artists -- United States  Search this
Illustrators -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Art publishing -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.artleag
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-artleag

"Still Hunt" Model

Creator:
United States National Museum Photographic Laboratory  Search this
Subject:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
United States National Museum  Search this
Arts and Industries Building (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Physical description:
10 x 8;
Type:
Glass negatives
Date:
1880
1880s
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Local number:
SIA Acc. 11-007 [MNH-3366]
Restrictions & Rights:
No access restrictions Many of SIA's holdings are located off-site, and advance notice is recommended to consult a collection. Please email the SIA Reference Team at osiaref@si.edu
No Known Copyright
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_389018

Edward Kemeys letters to Edith Hibbard, 1896-1901

Creator:
Kemeys, Edward, 1843-1907  Search this
Subject:
Hibbard, Edith  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9874
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212376
AAA_collcode_kemeedwa
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212376

Edward Kemeys letters to Edith Hibbard

Creator:
Kemeys, Edward, 1843-1907  Search this
Names:
Hibbard, Edith  Search this
Extent:
12 Items ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1896-1901
Scope and Contents:
Twelve letters (1896-1901) written by Kemeys family members to Edith Hibbard describe family events, art-related activities, and travels. Eleven letters were written by Edward Kemeys; three contain poems. One letter is a handwritten certificate declaring Hibbard a member in Kemeys' school of sculpture. One letter by Emily Kemeys discusses her uncle Edward's deteriorating health.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor. Born in Savannah, Georgia. Kemeys studied in New York, beginning in 1871. During the 1870s Kemeys traveled through the West, specializing in the depiction of wild animals of the American continent. He went abroad between 1877 and 1879, where his "Bison and Wolves" was exhibited in the Paris Salon of 1878. Kemeys died in Washington, D.C. His wife, Laura Kemeys, also a sculptor, was born in Cumberland County, New Jersey. She studied at the Art Institute of Chicago with Kemeys and Lorado Taft.
Provenance:
The donor, Frances Macmillan, is the niece of Edith Hibbard.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.kemeedwa
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-kemeedwa

Allan Marquand letters

Creator:
Marquand, Allan, 1853-1924  Search this
Names:
Blashfield, Edwin Howland, 1848-1936  Search this
Grueby, William H., 1867-1925  Search this
Kemeys, Edward, 1843-1907  Search this
Robertson, Hugh C., 1844-1908  Search this
Extent:
4 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1889-1897
Scope and Contents:
Letters to Marquand from Hugh C. Robertson about Robertson's work, Oct. 19, 1889, from William H. Grueby enclosing Grueby's resume, March 9, l894, from Edward Kemeys describing his sculpture, May 1895, and from Edwin Howland Blashfield describing Blashfield's scaffolding used for painting in the dome of the Congressional Library, Washington, D.C.
Biographical / Historical:
Art educator and historian. Specialized in sculpture, particularly Italian sculptors Andrea della Robbia, Giovanni della Robbia, Luce della Robbia and Benedetto and Santi Buglioni. Wrote textbook on history of sculpture.
Provenance:
Donated by Mrs. Douglas Delanoy, Marquand's daughter.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Art teachers  Search this
Art historians  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.marqalla
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-marqalla

The John W. Noble Memorial Fountain, (sculpture)

Title:
Noble Fountain, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Designer:
Stevens, Robert R. (attributed to)  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: cast bronze with green patina; Base: marble
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Hot Springs National Park 101 Reserve Street Hot Springs Arkansas 71901
Date:
1894. Dedicated ca. 1895
Topic:
Homage--Noble, John W  Search this
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Object--Other--Flag  Search this
Object--Other--Globe  Search this
Control number:
IAS 76006633
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_17457

Two Eagles, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Hot Springs National Park 101 Reserve Street Entrance Hot Springs Arkansas 71901
Date:
1893-1894
Topic:
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Control number:
IAS 77002280
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_20814

(Rampant Eagles), (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907 (possibly by)  Search this
Designer:
Stevens, Robert R.  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: cast bronze with patina; Pylons: limestone
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by United States Department of the Interior National Park Service Washington District of Columbia
Located Hot Springs National Park 101 Reserve Street Hot Springs Arkansas 71901
Date:
Dedicated 1895
Topic:
Animal--Bird--Eagle  Search this
Control number:
IAS AR000277
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_336166

American Panther and Her Cubs, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Bronzed plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1895.10.5
Date:
Ca. 1878
Topic:
Animal--Panther  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580812
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112768

Black Bear, (sculpture)

Title:
Bear, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.1
Topic:
Animal--Bear  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580813
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112769

Buffalo and Wolves, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.2
Date:
1876
Topic:
Animal--Buffalo  Search this
Animal--Wolf  Search this
Western  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580814
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112770

Fox Terrier and Rat, (sculpture)

Title:
Stir, If You Dare, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: bronzed plaster; Base: wood
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1895.10.1
Date:
1871-1885
Topic:
Animal--Dog--Terrier  Search this
Animal--Rat  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580815
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112771

Grizzly Bear at Bay, (sculpture)

Title:
Old Ephraim, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Bronzed plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1895.10.3
Date:
1871-1885
Topic:
Animal--Bear  Search this
Animal--Portrait--Old Ephraim  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580816
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112772

Grizzly Bear Sitting, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1895.10.2
Date:
Ca. 1871-1894
Topic:
Animal--Bear  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580817
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112773

Jaguar Lovers, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.4
Date:
Ca. 1888
Topic:
Animal--Jaguar  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580819
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112775

Lion, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.5
Date:
Ca. 1893
Topic:
Animal--Lion  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580820
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112776

Panther and Cubs - "Maternal Affection," (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.7
Date:
Ca. 1870-1907
Topic:
Animal--Panther  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580824
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112780

Panther and Deer, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.8
Date:
1896
Topic:
Animal--Deer  Search this
Animal--Panther  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580825
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112781

Panther - "Aroused," (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.9
Date:
Ca. 1870-1907
Topic:
Animal--Panther  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580826
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112782

Sleeping Jaguar, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Kemeys, Edward 1843-1907  Search this
Medium:
Cast plaster
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Smithsonian American Art Museum 8th & G Streets, N.W Washington District of Columbia 20560 Accession Number: 1984.141.10
Date:
Ca. 1870-1907
Topic:
Animal--Jaguar  Search this
Control number:
IAS 08580828
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_112784

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