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George C. Groce papers, 1938-1967

Creator:
Groce, George C., 1899-  Search this
Subject:
Wollaston, John  Search this
Cooper, John  Search this
Foote, Henry Wilder  Search this
Richardson, Edgar Preston  Search this
Wallace, David H.  Search this
Baker, Charles  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 17th-18th centuries -- History -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 19th century -- History -- United States  Search this
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8991
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211179
AAA_collcode_grocgeor
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211179

Pierre Eugène Du Simitière papers, 1560-1786, bulk 1721-1786

Creator:
Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, ca. 1736-1784  Search this
Place:
United States -- History -- 18th century
Topic:
Natural history -- Catalogs and collections -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portrait painting -- 18th century -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Naturalism  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10611
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214111
AAA_collcode_dusipier
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214111

Pompeo Batoni (1708-87) and his British patrons

Title:
Pompeo Batoni and his British patrons
Author:
Batoni, Pompeo 1708-1787  Search this
Iveagh Bequest, Kenwood (London, England)  Search this
Greater London Council  Search this
Subject:
Batoni, Pompeo 1708-1787  Search this
Physical description:
95 p. : ports. ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Biography
Portraits
Place:
Italy
Great Britain
Date:
1982
18th century
Topic:
Portrait painting  Search this
Portrait painters  Search this
Portraits, British  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.B332 I9
N40.1.B332I9
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_163976

Catalogue of an exhibition of portraits painted by the late Gilbert Stuart, Esq. died 1828

Names:
Stuart, Gilbert, 1755-1828  Search this
Extent:
1 Microfilm reel
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
[ca. 1828]
Scope and Contents:
Handwritten catalog, 12 p., listing 182 of Stuart's portraits, and 27 of his pictures in Philadelphia. On cover: "Exact copy of the catalog of portraits by Stuart exhibited 1828 in Boston...see Dunlap's History of Design, v.1."
Provenance:
Microfilmed by the Historical Society of Pennsylvania for the Archives of American Art, 1955.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Portrait painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Portrait painting -- 18th century -- Catalogs  Search this
Portrait painting -- 19th century -- Catalogs  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.cataofae
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c82fd124-e04a-41cc-bb7d-5a79b91a2e81
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-cataofae

George C. Groce papers

Creator:
Groce, George C., 1899-  Search this
Names:
Baker, Charles  Search this
Cooper, John, ca. 1695-ca. 1760  Search this
Foote, Henry Wilder, 1875-1964  Search this
Richardson, Edgar Preston, 1902-1985  Search this
Wallace, David H.  Search this
Wollaston, John, fl. 1736-1767  Search this
Extent:
1.7 Linear feet ((partially filmed on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1938-1967
Scope and Contents:
Writings, correspondence, photographs, exhibition catalogs and printed material.
REEL 2813: A 21 page unpublished typescript, "Who was John Cooper", by Groce, ca. 1952.
REELS 996-997: Letters from Henry Wilder Foote and resource materials from Groce's research on John Wollaston and John Cooper. Correspondence with David Wallace and Charles Baker, editor for the New York Historical Society, relates to Groce's work on the DICTIONARY OF ARTISTS IN AMERICA, 1564-1860. Other material includes a draft of the introduction for the Dictionary (unfilmed), book reviews and articles by Groce, photographs, notes, engravings, and exhibition catalogs.
UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence, 1938-1958, with Edgar Preston Richardson and Charles Baker about the DICTIONARY OF ARTISTS IN AMERICA, 1564-1860, and about the provenance of portrait paintings by John Wollaston. Other material includes research notes, an annotated text "Empires of the Mind and Spirit American painting 1564-1860", notes on the Gellatly Collection, National Collection of Fine Arts; photographs of artwork; and writings by Groce "Early American Portraiture", and "New York Painting Before 1800."
Biographical / Historical:
Art historian; Washington, D.C.
Provenance:
Material on reels 996-997 donated 1971 by Mrs. George Groce; material on reel 2813 provenance unknown; unmicrofilmed material transferred from the National Collection of Fine Arts via George Groce 1979 to the Archives of American Art.
Occupation:
Artists -- United States  Search this
Art historians -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 17th-18th centuries -- History -- United States  Search this
Art, Modern -- 19th century -- History -- United States  Search this
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.grocgeor
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9e795d96a-2dd2-45db-bd73-daaaf3d00390
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-grocgeor

Pierre Eugène Du Simitière papers

Creator:
Du Simitière, Pierre Eugène, ca. 1736-1784  Search this
Extent:
10 Volumes ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Volumes
Place:
United States -- History -- 18th century
Date:
1560-1786
bulk 1721-1786
Scope and Contents:
Papers relating to natural history and Du Simitière's collection of specimens; material collected on the history of the West Indies and Colonial American affairs in New England, Pennsylvania, New York and New Jersey, including the Lancaster Treaty, 1744, and Indian treaties, 1721-1756; letters, 1560-1781; journals, pamphlets and extracts; a broadside of the Du Simitière sale, 1785; drawings and portraits of American legislators and soldiers by Du Simitière; and leaves of a medieval illuminated manuscript.
Biographical / Historical:
Portrait painter, curator and naturalist; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Born in Geneva, Switzerland. Came to America in 1765 after spending several years in the West Indies collecting natural history specimens. Elected curator, 1768, of the American Philosophical Society, and set up a natural history museum. He collected Revolutionary War ephemera and literature.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming, 1955, by the Library Company of Philadelphia. In 1785 Du Simitière's effects were sold at auction, resulting in his library being scattered. Most of the manuscripts were purchased by the Library Company of Philadelphia. The Library of Congress later acquired some others. The whereabouts of some material is still uncertain.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Museum curators -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portrait painters -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Topic:
Natural history -- Catalogs and collections -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Portrait painting -- 18th century -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia  Search this
Naturalism  Search this
Function:
Natural history museums -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia
Identifier:
AAA.dusipier
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9c92353a5-0e8f-4388-80da-c592cda79863
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-dusipier

Catalogue of an exhibition of portraits painted by the late Gilbert Stuart, Esq. died 1828, [ca. 1828]

Subject:
Stuart, Gilbert  Search this
Topic:
Portrait painting -- 18th century -- Catalogs  Search this
Portrait painting -- 19th century -- Catalogs  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)21907
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214686
AAA_collcode_cataofae
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214686

Oil portraits of American notables by early American artists : 10 ivory miniatures by Hugh Bridport, and Colonial furniture, silver plate, mirrors, andirons, Tucker and other procelains from the Lehman family, of Germantown, the Breintnall family, of Philadelphia, and the late Judge J. Henry Williams, of Philadelphia ... to be sold ... Feb. 5th, 1920 ..

Author:
Stan. V. Henkels (Firm)  Search this
Subject:
Stuart, Gilbert 1755-1828  Search this
Physical description:
23 p., [12] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 25 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Portraits
Place:
United States
Date:
1920
[1920]
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Portrait painting--Catalogs  Search this
Portrait painting  Search this
Miniature painting, American--Catalogs  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Biography  Search this
Call number:
ND1311.1 .O392 1920
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_457720

National Portrait Gallery at Beningbrough Hall

Author:
National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)  Search this
Subject:
National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain) (OCoLC)fst00537349  Search this
Physical description:
32 pages : 1 illustration, portraits (some color) ; 21 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Place:
England
London
Date:
1979
17th century
18th century
Topic:
Portraits, British  Search this
Portrait painting, British  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Call number:
N1090 .A612
N1090.A612
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_127980

Regency portraits / Richard Walker ; edited by Judith Sheppard

Author:
Walker, Richard  Search this
Sheppard, Judith  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Biography
Portraits
Place:
England
Great Britain
Date:
1985
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Portrait painting  Search this
Portraits, British  Search this
Biography  Search this
Call number:
ND1314.4 .W183 1985
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_269118

The Flagg family : an artistic legacy and the provenance of a collection / introduction by Countess Anthony Szápáry ; essay and catalogue by Dara L.D. Powell

Author:
Powell, Dara L. D  Search this
Szápáry, Anthony Countess 1918-  Search this
Subject:
Flagg family Art collections  Search this
Flagg family  Search this
Physical description:
88 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Portraits
Place:
United States
Rhode Island
Newport
Date:
1986
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Portraits, American  Search this
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Portrait painting  Search this
Portrait painting--Private collections  Search this
Biography  Search this
Call number:
ND1311.1.P68 1986X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_349515

Meet your neighbors : New England portraits, painters, & society, 1790-1850 / essays by Jack Larkin, Elizabeth Mankin Kornhauser and David Jaffee ; catalog of the exhibition by Jessica F. Nicoll ; Caroline F. Sloat, editor

Author:
Jaffee, David 1956-  Search this
Larkin, Jack 1943-  Search this
Kornhauser, Elizabeth Mankin 1950-  Search this
Nicoll, Jessica F  Search this
Sloat, Caroline  Search this
Old Sturbridge Village  Search this
Subject:
Old Sturbridge Village Exhibitions  Search this
Physical description:
143 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
New England
Date:
1992
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Portrait painting--Exhibitions  Search this
Portrait painting  Search this
Biography  Search this
Portraits  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
ND1311.5 .M44 1992X
ND1311.5.M44 1992X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_435560

Jean-Jacques Karpff (1770-1829) : visez au sublime / catalogue sous la direction de Viktoria von der Brüggen et Raphaël Mariani

Author:
Karpff, Jean-Jacques 1770-1829 Works Selections  Search this
Writer of supplementary textual content:
Brüggen, Viktoria von der 1970-  Search this
Mariani, Raphaël  Search this
Host institution:
Musée d'Unterlinden (Colmar, France)  Search this
Subject:
Karpff, Jean-Jacques 1770-1829  Search this
Physical description:
261 pages : illustrations (some color), portraits ; 28 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2017
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Portrait painting, French  Search this
Miniature painting, French  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1084794

History of the portrait collection, Independence National Historical Park / Doris Devine Fanelli and catalog of the collection, Karie Diethorn, editor ; with introduction by John C. Milley

Author:
Fanelli, Doris Devine  Search this
Diethorn, Karie  Search this
American Philosophical Society  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 360 p. : ill. ; 32 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Portraits
Place:
Pennsylvania
Philadelphia
United States
Independence National Historical Park (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Date:
2001
18th century
19th century
Topic:
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Portrait painting  Search this
Biography  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_704212

Mid-Georgian portraits, 1760-1790 / John Ingamells

Title:
National Portrait Gallery Mid-Georgian portraits, 1760-1790
Author:
Ingamells, John  Search this
Ingamells, John  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)  Search this
Subject:
National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 588 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Date:
2004
18th century
Topic:
Portrait painting, British  Search this
Call number:
ND1314.4 I54 2004
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_771895

Lives shaped by the American Revolution : portraits of a Boston family : Speakman, Rowe, Inman, Linzee, Coffin & Amory / Jeannine Falino

Author:
Falino, Jeannine J  Search this
Subject:
Lastavica, Catherine Coolidge Art collections  Search this
Physical description:
84 p. : ill., ports. (some col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Catalogs
Biography
Portraits
Place:
Massachusetts
Manchester
Boston (Mass.)
United States
Date:
2005
18th century
19th century
Revolution, 1775-1783
Topic:
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Painting--Private collections  Search this
History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_780770

Henry Benbridge, 1743-1812 : Charleston portrait painter / with essays by Maurie D. McInnis ... [et al.] ; catalog and transcription by Angela D. Mack

Title:
Henry Benbridge, Charleston portrait painter
Author:
Benbridge, Henry 1743-1812  Search this
McInnis, Maurie Dee  Search this
Subject:
Benbridge, Henry 1743-1812  Search this
Physical description:
152 p. : ill. ; 26 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Biography
Portraits
Place:
South Carolina
Charleston
Charleston (S.C.)
Date:
2000
[2000]
18th century
Topic:
Portrait painting, American  Search this
Portrait painting  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.B45 M34 2000
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_602946

Johann Caspar Lavater : das Antlitz, eine Obsession : Kunsthaus Zürich, 9. Februar bis 22. April 2001 / [Konzept und Redaktion, Karin Althaus]

Title:
Antlitz : eine Obsession
Author:
Althaus, Karin  Search this
Lavater, Johann Caspar 1741-1801  Search this
Kunsthaus Zürich  Search this
Subject:
Lavater, Johann Caspar 1741-1801  Search this
Physical description:
271 p. ; 16 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Switzerland
Date:
2001
C2001
18th century
Topic:
Portrait painting  Search this
Physiognomy in art  Search this
Authors, Swiss  Search this
Theologians  Search this
Call number:
ND1309.4 J64 2001
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_614660

Early American portraits / U.L.C., Century Association

Author:
Union League Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Century Association (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill. ; 23 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1921
1926
1921-1926
18th century
Topic:
Portraits, American  Search this
Call number:
N7593.1 E27 1921
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_666688

George Romney, 1734-1802 / Alex Kidson

Author:
Kidson, Alex  Search this
Romney, George 1734-1802  Search this
Walker Art Gallery  Search this
National Portrait Gallery (Great Britain)  Search this
Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery  Search this
Subject:
Romney, George 1734-1802  Search this
Physical description:
xi, 243 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
2002
18th century
Topic:
Portrait painting, English  Search this
Call number:
N40.1.R716 K53 2002
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_677124

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