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Gertrude Fiske papers

Creator:
Fiske, Gertrude, 1878-1961  Search this
Names:
Boston Society of Etchers  Search this
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951  Search this
Gaugengigl, I. M. (Ignaz Marcel), 1855-1932  Search this
Hopkinson, Charles, 1869-1962  Search this
Leith-Ross, Harry, b. 1886  Search this
Little, Philip, 1857-1942  Search this
Murphy, Hermann Dudley, 1867-1945  Search this
Extent:
1 Linear foot ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1915-1986
bulk 1915-1933 dates
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, photographs and printed materials documenting the career of Gertrude Fiske and the Boston Society of Etchers, of which Fiske was a founding member.
Letters from friends, colleagues, and museums include a small number of letters from Frank Benson, Harry Leith-Ross, Charles Hopkinson, and H. Dudley Murphy. A notebook on the Boston Society of Etchers contains a list of members, minutes of the founding meeting (1917), notes on expenses, lists of works exhibited (includes a sketch of works on exhibition), announcements, catalogs, and letters from members including Philip Little, Ignaz Gaugengigl and others. Other materials consist of biographical notes, two sketches, one possibly of Fiske, a sales receipt, a scrapbook of clippings and catalogs, and photographs of Fiske and friends, works, and exhibitions.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter. Fiske studied at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, under such luminaries as Tarbell, Benson and Hale, and later with Charles Woodbury in Ogunquit, Maine. A woman of means and socially well-connected, Miss Fiske was a co-founder of the Guild of Boston Artists (1914), the Boston Society of Etchers (1917), and the Ogunquit Art Association (1928).
Provenance:
Harold B. (Bus) Willis, the owner of the collection, is the nephew of Gertrude Fiske.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Massachusetts  Search this
Topic:
Etching, American -- 20th century -- Massachusetts  Search this
Painting, American -- Massachusetts  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.fiskgert
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw966eb5e71-0101-4aa5-b9b8-c8c5ed6ea5fc
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fiskgert

Antonio Sotomayor papers

Creator:
Sotomayor, Antonio, 1904-  Search this
Names:
Delphic Studios  Search this
Pan American Union  Search this
Entenza, John, 1903-  Search this
Farr, Fred, 1914-1973  Search this
Franco, Johan, 1908-  Search this
Fried, Alexander, 1902-1988  Search this
Gerstle, William Lewis, 1868-1947  Search this
Labaudt, Lucien, 1880-1943  Search this
Little, Philip, 1857-1942  Search this
Long, Emilie  Search this
Morley, Grace, 1900-1985  Search this
Moya del Pino, Jose, 1891-1969  Search this
Oldfield, Otis, 1890-1969  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949  Search this
Pflueger, Timothy Ludwig, 1892-1946  Search this
Reed, Alma M.  Search this
Rivera, Diego, 1886-1957  Search this
Robinson, Elmer E. (Elmer Edwin), b. 1894  Search this
Salinger, Jehanne Bietry  Search this
Salinger, Pierre  Search this
Sauer, Carl Ortwin, 1889-  Search this
Sotomayor, Grace  Search this
Von Hagen, Victor Wolfgang, 1908-1985  Search this
Extent:
1.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Sketches
Photographs
Date:
circa 1920-1988
Summary:
The collection documents the career of Bolivian born painter and illustrator, Antonio Sotomayor, his interest in Latin American art and artists, and his association with the San Francisco arts community. Materials found in the collection include letters, writings, sketches and sketchbooks, printed material and photographs.
Scope and Content Note:
The collection documents the career of Bolivian born painter and illustrator, Antonio Sotomayor, his interest in Latin American art and artists, and his association with the San Francisco arts community.

The collection consists primarily of correspondence, writings, artwork, printed material, and photographs documenting Sotomayor's career, his interest in Latin American art and artists, and his association with the San Francisco arts community.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as six series:

Missing Title

Series 1: Correspondence, 1931-1988, undated (box 1, 21 folders)

Series 2: Writings, 1932-1946, undated (box 1, 11 folders)

Series 3: Artwork, 1935, undated (box 1, 23 folders)

Series 4: Printed Material, 1935-1987 (boxes 1-2, 12 folders)

Series 5: Photographs, circa 1920-1984, undated (box 2, 13 folders)

Series 6: Oversized Material, 1941, 1958, undated (2 OV folders)
Biographical Note:
Antonio Sotomayor was born in Bolvia and came to San Francisco in 1923. He was educated at the Escuela de Belleas Arts in La Paz and the Hopkins Institute of Art in San Francisco. Primarily known for his murals and paintings, Sotomayor was also an illustrator, caricaturist, designer, ceramicist, and educator. Over the course of his career his work was exhibited in the United States, France, Italy, Spain, Mexico, and South America and he became known as the popular "artist laureate" of San Francisco where he lived with his wife, Grace. He died of cancer in 1985 at the age of 82.
Provenance:
The Antonio Sotomayor papers were donated to the Archives of American Art by Grace Sotomayor in 1998.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Patrons must use microfilm copy.
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 -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Cartoonists -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Topic:
Muralists -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Works of art  Search this
Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century  Search this
Illustration of books  Search this
Illustrators -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Latino and Latin American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Sketches
Photographs
Citation:
Antonio Sotomayor papers, circa 1920-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.sotoanto
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Antonio Sotomayor papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9720668e9-bd70-4a75-8c58-f2546521f7d4
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-sotoanto

Philip Little: artist file, [photographs]

Artist:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Physical description:
1 folder
Type:
Photograph
Artist files
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Image number:
VFM VF001829
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_140390

(No Title Given) [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1915
Image number:
JUL J0099089
See more items in:
Photograph Archives
Data Source:
Photograph Archives, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_99090

The Glory of October, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Farnsworth Art Museum 352 Main Street, P. O. Box 466 Rockland Maine 04841 Accession Number: 91.8
Date:
1909
Topic:
Landscape--Season--Autumn  Search this
Landscape--Forest  Search this
Control number:
IAP 18660672
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_407234

Low Tide, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
Ca. 1911
Topic:
Waterscape--Coast  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailboat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 73261887
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_346234

Up and Meadow, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
National Arts Club 15 Gramercy Park, South New York New York 10003
Topic:
Landscape--Plain  Search this
Control number:
IAP 67340026
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_350152

Frozen Mississippi, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Minnesota Historical Society 345 Kellogg Boulevard St. Paul Minnesota 55102 Accession Number: AV1987.105
Date:
1909-1912
Topic:
Cityscape--Minnesota--Minneapolis  Search this
Cityscape--River--Mississippi River  Search this
Architecture exterior--Industry--Mill  Search this
Architecture--Bridge  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Train  Search this
Architecture--Vehicle--Automobile  Search this
Control number:
IAP 26330284
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_353737

Untitled, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
New Britain Museum of American Art 56 Lexington Street New Britain Connecticut 06052 Accession Number: 78.72
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAP 07130424
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_372272

Schooner in Bay, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Peabody Essex Museum East India Square Salem Massachusetts 01970 Accession Number: M16212
Date:
1937
Topic:
Waterscape--Bay  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailboat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22661035
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_373830

September Moon: The Weirs by Moonlight, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Date:
1907
Topic:
Landscape--Season--Autumn  Search this
Landscape--Time--Night  Search this
Waterscape--Boat  Search this
Occupation--Industry--Fishing  Search this
Control number:
IAP 89550044
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_379372

Massachusetts Landscape, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Spanierman Gallery New York New York
Date:
1933
Topic:
Landscape--Massachusetts  Search this
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Waterscape--Inlet  Search this
Control number:
IAP 89650044
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_383523

In the Days of Old, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Watercolor
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts of St. Petersburg 255 Beach Drive St. Petersburg Florida 33701
Topic:
Undetermined  Search this
Control number:
IAP 10060015
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_253867

Seining at Dawn, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Bowdoin College Bowdoin College Museum of Art Walker Art Building Brunswick Maine 04011 Accession Number: 12.3
Topic:
Landscape--Time--Dawn  Search this
Landscape--Time--Morning  Search this
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Figure  Search this
Recreation--Sport & Play--Fishing  Search this
Control number:
IAP 17860103
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_258513

The Fish Weir, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Portland Museum of Art Seven Congress Square Portland Maine 04101
Date:
Ca. 1911
Topic:
Waterscape--Coast  Search this
Control number:
IAP 18580141
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_258943

The Weirs, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Farnsworth Art Museum 352 Main Street, P. O. Box 466 Rockland Maine 04841 Accession Number: 54.1060
Topic:
Landscape--River  Search this
Animal--Bird  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailboat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 18660216
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_259245

An August Day, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Farnsworth Art Museum 352 Main Street, P. O. Box 466 Rockland Maine 04841 Accession Number: 54.1068
Date:
Ca. 1918
Topic:
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Landscape--Season--Summer  Search this
Control number:
IAP 18660217
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_259246

January Thaw, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Museum of Fine Arts 465 Huntington Avenue Boston Massachusetts 02115 Accession Number: 19.1328
Date:
1910
Topic:
Landscape--Season--Winter  Search this
Landscape--Weather--Snow  Search this
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Architecture exterior--Domestic--House  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailboat  Search this
Control number:
IAP 20491017
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_264780

A Relic of History, Old Derby Wharf, Salem, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Peabody Essex Museum East India Square Salem Massachusetts 01970
Date:
Ca. 1915
Topic:
Waterscape--Harbor  Search this
Landscape--Massachusetts--Salem  Search this
Architecture exterior--Commercial--Dock  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Architecture--Boat--Sailing Ship  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22620559
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_269550

Salem Mass., Derby Wharf, (painting)

Painter:
Little, Philip 1857-1942  Search this
Medium:
Oil
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Peabody Essex Museum East India Square Salem Massachusetts 01970 Accession Number: M3164
Topic:
Cityscape--Wharf  Search this
Cityscape--Massachusetts--Salem  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22620622
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_269613

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