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Daniel Knight Ridgway, 1839-1924 [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_37436

A pastoral legacy : paintings and drawings by the American artists Ridgway Knight and Aston Knight : an exhibition / organized by the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art ; Pamela Beecher, guest curator

Author:
Knight, Ridgway 1839-1924  Search this
Knight, Aston 1873-1948  Search this
Beecher, Pamela  Search this
Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art  Search this
Subject:
Knight, Ridgway 1839-1924 Exhibitions  Search this
Knight, Aston 1873-1948 Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
[52] p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1989
C1989
Call number:
N40.1.K7473 B4 1989
N40.1.K7473B4 1989
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_387079

Joseph R. Woodwell letters

Creator:
Woodwell, Joseph R., 1843-1911  Search this
Names:
Bicknell, Albion Harris, 1837-1915  Search this
Cole, Joseph Foxcroft, 1837-1892  Search this
Knight, Ridgway, 1839-1924  Search this
Renoir, Auguste, 1841-1919  Search this
Sisley, Alfred, 1839-1899  Search this
Smith, Frank H.  Search this
Thompson, Cephas Giovanni, 1809-1888  Search this
Ware, J.  Search this
Extent:
17 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1862-1868
Scope and Contents:
Letters to Woodwell, undated and 1862-1868, from friends from Woodwell's student days in Paris, including: Albion Harris Bicknell, Joseph Foxcroft Cole, Daniel Ridgway Knight, August Renoir, Alfred Sisley, Frank H. Smith, Cephas Thompson, J. Ware, Jean ?, and a fragment of a letter from an unknown person.
Letters contain news of various friends and art related issues; The letter from Cephas Thompson is illustrated.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. Studied in Paris in the 1860's.
Provenance:
Donated 1966 by the Carnegie Museum.
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:
Painters -- United States  Search this
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- 19th century  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.woodjose
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9da9bd5c8-00b9-419d-99e3-49309d730439
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-woodjose

Howard Roberts scrapbook and photographs

Creator:
Roberts, Howard, 1843-1900  Search this
Names:
Fulton, Robert, 1765-1815  Search this
Knight, Ridgway, 1839-1924  Search this
Ware, Lewis  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1867]-1894
Scope and Contents:
A scrapbook (56 p.) containing newspaper clippings; a ticket to the exhibition of Roberts' "Hypatia" at Earle's Gallery with notations on daily attendence; and six photographs of Daniel Ridgway Knight, Lewis Ware, Roberts and of a plaster cast of Robert Fulton.
Biographical / Historical:
Howard Roberts (1843-1900) was a sculptor from Philadelphia, Pa.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming, 1985, by Mrs. H.R. Roberts, wife of a descendant of Roberts.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.robehowa
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99fb5705a-2c59-4a11-b8b9-e0ba94f06e0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-robehowa

Charles N. Dietz papers

Creator:
Dietz, Charles N.  Search this
Names:
Knight, Aston, 1873-1948  Search this
Knight, Ridgway, 1839-1924  Search this
Extent:
12 Items ((on one partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1915-1952
Scope and Contents:
Two brief biographical sketches of Aston Knight and painter Ridgway Knight; six letters to Mrs. Charles N. Dietz from Aston and Ridgway Knight, 1915-1923; and Aston Knight's correspondence with Elizabeth Howser of the Joslyn Art Museum regarding paintings by Ridgway Knight, 1933-1935.
Biographical / Historical:
Collector; Omaha, Neb. Mr. and Mrs. Dietz visited Daniel Ridgway Knight before World War I and purchased several paintings from him, two of which were bequeathed to the Joslyn Art Museum in 1934.
Provenance:
Donated 1976 by the Joslyn Art Museum, which had received it from Charles N. Dietz.
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:
Painters  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.dietchar
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a6b47f51-4a10-4006-b14b-615b7f08e23a
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-dietchar

Union League of Philadelphia Art Association records

Creator:
Union League of Philadelphia. Art Association  Search this
Names:
Claghorn, James Lawrence, 1817-1884  Search this
Knight, Ridgway, 1839-1924  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1867-1911
Scope and Contents:
Book of minutes; notebook, "List of articles loaned to the Union League" (commonly known as [James] Claghorn's notebook) contains titles, owners, and insurance values for art works; printed materials, consisting of Art Reception exhibition catalogs, printed circulars, annual reports, tickets and invitations, "Catalogue for the Exhibition of Pictures of Scenes of the Lehigh Valley Railroad," catalog for the Art Association collection, circulars for the purchase of a painting "Soir d'Ete" by Daniel Ridgway Knight, description of a painting "Honorable Mention" by E.L. Weeks, and notices of a 1903 painting of Abraham Lincoln by George B. Ayers; and letters regarding a portrait by Edwin Benson.
Biographical / Historical:
Art association affiliated with the Union League; Philadelphia, Pa. Union League was founded 1862. The Art Association was established shortly thereafter to maintain and sponsor exhibitions of the League's art collection. During the 1870's, the Art Association sponsored several Art Receptions which were important events in Philadelphia, attracting the participation of artists and art collectors.
Provenance:
All records were filmed except for membership applications and specific information about individual members of the Union League, which are not open to researchers.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 19th century -- History -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Art -- Exhibitions -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.uniolepa
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw985e1b081-83c4-4bff-8cb9-53e2ef10b496
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-uniolepa

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