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Robert Crannell Minor papers, 1896-1904

Creator:
Minor, Robert Crannell, 1839-1904  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7089
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209222
AAA_collcode_minorobe
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209222

Robert Crannell Minor papers

Creator:
Minor, Robert Crannell, 1839-1904  Search this
Extent:
53 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1896-1904
Scope and Contents:
Letter, 1879, from Minor in which he gives a brief sketch of his career as an artist; 2 pencil sketches of trees; 2 scrapbooks containing clippings, exhibition catalogs, photographs of paintings, a biographical sketch, and letters received, 4 photographs of Minor and 31 of his paintings; and clippings.
Biographical / Historical:
Landscape painter, etcher and painter; Watertown, Connecticut. Born in New York City. Studied under A. C. Howland for two years, under Diaz at Barbizon, Van Luppen in Antwep, Boulanger in Paris. Won a prize in the 1900 Paris exposition. Member of the American Barbizon School.
Provenance:
Lent by Minor's grandaughter, Isabel T. Davis, and great-grandaughter, Gladys T. Pritchard, 1983.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Etchers -- Connecticut -- Watertown  Search this
Landscape painters -- Connecticut -- Watertown  Search this
Painters -- Connecticut -- Watertown  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.minorobe
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw938ea0a63-71b6-4e63-8a9f-bbd97591dfa3
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-minorobe

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