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William Louis Sonntag sketchbook, 1869-1870

Creator:
Sonntag, William Louis, 1822-1900  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Place:
White Mountains (N.H. and Me.) -- Description and views
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Audio - Visual  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7102
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209235
AAA_collcode_sonnwill
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209235

William Thon papers, 1925-2001

Creator:
Thon, William, 1906-2000  Search this
Subject:
Midtown Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Place:
Maine -- Description and views
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6262
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216601
AAA_collcode_thonwill
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216601

William Thon papers

Creator:
Thon, William, 1906-2000  Search this
Names:
Midtown Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Extent:
7.2 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Place:
Maine -- Description and views
Date:
1925-2001
Scope and Contents:
Biographical information; correspondence; financial records; sketchbooks; printed material, including exhibition announcements and catalogs; photographs of Thon and his artwork; awards and medals regarding Thon's career as a painter. Among the correspondents are Thon's dealer, Alan Ruskin of Midtown Galleries, and artists Mildred Burrage, Emily Genauer, Lloyd Goodrich, Andrew Wyeth and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter, watercolorist; Port Clyde, Me; b. 1906. d. 2000. Thon served as a trustee and artist in residence at the American Academy in Rome.
Provenance:
Donated 1999 by William and Helen Thon, in 2002 and 2004 by William and Helen Thon via Thon estate and in 2004 by the Portland Museum of Art via Daniel O'Leary, Director.
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 -- Maine  Search this
Watercolorists -- Maine  Search this
Landscape painters -- Maine  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.thonwill
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95bb9c67e-6fea-4932-b3f5-34c4acfa48fb
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-thonwill

William Louis Sonntag sketchbook

Creator:
Sonntag, William Louis, 1822-1900  Search this
Extent:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Place:
White Mountains (N.H. and Me.) -- Description and views
Date:
1869-1870
Scope and Contents:
36 sketches, including 20 bound ink and pencil drawings by Sonntag, many of them titled, signed, and dated. Sketches are landscape views of White Mountain scenery near Shelburne, N.H., where Sonntag summered for much of his life. Other bound pencil drawings in the sketchbook are by a decidedly amateur hand and signed "J H Lauder Aug. 1935." Tucked in the front of the sketchbook are 15 loose pencil drawings of coastal views by an unidentified amateur artist, perhaps by Phil H. Holmes of Gardenia, Maine.
Biographical / Historical:
Landscape painter.
Provenance:
The mother of donor Stephen Gelman bought this scrapbook in a used bookstore in Upstate New York, c. 1955.
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:
Landscape painters  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Drawings
Identifier:
AAA.sonnwill
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw951d7060b-f4c3-4406-afa1-0cb2d2cc2bd8
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-sonnwill

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