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Edwin Coupland Shaw papers

Creator:
Shaw, Edwin Coupland, 1863-1941  Search this
Names:
Akron Art Institute  Search this
Carrig-Rohane Shop (Boston, Mass.)  Search this
E. & A. Milch, Inc.  Search this
Ferargil Galleries  Search this
Gorham Company. Dept. of Sculpture (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Grand Central Art Galleries  Search this
Hatfield & Clark (Firm: Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Howard Young Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
J.W. Young (Gallery)  Search this
M. Knoedler & Co.  Search this
Macbeth Gallery  Search this
Montross Gallery  Search this
R.C. & N.M. Vose (Firm)  Search this
Robert C. Vose Galleries  Search this
Thomas Whipple Dunbar Art Galleries (Milwaukee, Wis.)  Search this
Thurber Art Galleries (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Barrie, Erwin S., 1886-1983  Search this
Batts, J. E.  Search this
Beckwith, J. Carroll (James Carroll), 1852-1917  Search this
Benson, Frank Weston, 1862-1951  Search this
Blakelock, Ralph Albert, 1847-1919  Search this
Carlsen, Emil, 1853-1932  Search this
Chase, William Merritt, 1849-1916  Search this
Cole, Timothy, 1852-1931  Search this
Daingerfield, Elliott, 1859-1932  Search this
Dallin, Cyrus E. (Cyrus Edwin), 1861-1944  Search this
Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933  Search this
Davis, Warren, 1865-1928  Search this
Derujinsky, Gleb W., 1888-1975  Search this
Dewey, Charles M., 1849-1937  Search this
Dewing, Thomas Wilmer, 1851-1938  Search this
Dougherty, Paul, 1877-1947  Search this
Dunbar, Thomas Whipple  Search this
Duveneck, Frank, 1848-1919  Search this
Eaton, Charles Warren, 1857-1937  Search this
Frieseke, Frederick C. (Frederick Carl), 1874-1939  Search this
Fuller, George, 1822-1884  Search this
Genth, Lillian Mathilde, 1876-1953  Search this
Gerrity, Thomas F., 1873-1935  Search this
Hassam, Childe, 1859-1935  Search this
Hatfield, D. H.  Search this
Hawthorne, Charles Webster, 1872-1930  Search this
Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879  Search this
Inness, George, 1825-1894  Search this
Johansen, John C. (John Christen), 1876-1964  Search this
Konti, Isidore, 1862-1938  Search this
La Farge, John, 1835-1910  Search this
Lathrop, William Langson, 1859-1938  Search this
MacMonnies, Frederick William, 1863-1937  Search this
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins, 1866-1947  Search this
Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925  Search this
Milch, Albert, 1881-1951  Search this
Minns, Hervey W.  Search this
Montross, N. E. (Newman E), 1849-1932  Search this
Murphy, Hermann Dudley, 1867-1945  Search this
Murphy, John Francis, 1853-1921  Search this
Price, F. Newlin (Frederic Newlin)  Search this
Proctor, Alexander Phimister, 1862-1950  Search this
Purdy, W. Frank, 1865-1943  Search this
Ranger, Henry Ward, 1858-1916  Search this
Ritschel, William, 1864-1949  Search this
Russell, T. H. (Thomas H)  Search this
Russman, Felix, 1888-1962  Search this
Ryder, Albert Pinkham, 1847-1917  Search this
Sellstedt, Lars Gustaf, 1819-1911  Search this
Sherman, Frederic Fairchild, 1874-1940  Search this
Shonnard, Eugenie Frederica, 1886-1978  Search this
Torrey, Elliot, 1867-1949  Search this
Tryon, Dwight William, 1849-1925  Search this
Turner, Helen Maria, 1858-1958  Search this
Twachtman, John Henry, 1853-1902  Search this
Vedder, Elihu, 1836-1923  Search this
Vonnoh, Bessie Potter, 1872-1955  Search this
Vonnoh, Robert William, 1858-1933  Search this
Walker, Horatio, 1858-1938  Search this
Weir, Julian Alden, 1852-1919  Search this
Williams, Frederick Ballard, 1871-1956  Search this
Wolf, Henry, 1852-1916  Search this
Young, J. W.  Search this
Extent:
3 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1864-1937
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence with dealers, artists, museums, publishers, photography studios, and others regarding art purchases, loans, and Shaw's collection; and 16 v. of scrapbooks containing photographs, letters, and biographical information on artists. Much of the correspondence with artists relates to Shaw's requests for the information which was then used in the scrapbooks. Also included is one volume compiled in 1947 outlining the contents of the scrapbooks.
REELS 1124-1125: 16 vol. of scrapbooks, 1864-1930, relating to artists represented in Shaw's collection, containing letters, many from artists, photographs of artists and their work, biographical data, clippings and articles, and comments on their work; and 1 v., "Notes: Edwin C. Shaw Collection of Paintings," compiled in 1947, and annotated "Used at Women's Art League Meeting at Miss Shaw's in 1947 by Mrs. [Jane S.] Barnhardt, who compiled it, and then given to the Art Institute Library," containing an outline of the contents of the 16 v. of scrapbooks.
Artists represented in the scrapbooks include J. Carroll Beckwith, Frank W. Benson, Ralph Blakelock, Emil Carlsen, William Merritt Chase, Timothy Cole, Elliott Daingerfield, Cyrus B. Dallin, Charles Davis, Warren Davis, Gleb Derujinsky, Charles M. Dewey, Thomas W. Dewing, Paul Dougherty, Frank Duveneck, Charles Eaton, Frederick Frieseke, George Fuller, Lillian Genth, Childe Hassam, Charles Hawthorne, William Morris Hunt, George Inness, John Johansen, Isidore Konti, John La Farge, William Lathrop, Frederick MacMonnies, Hermon A. MacNeil, Willard Metcalf, Herman Dudley Murphy, J. Francis Murphy, A. Phimister Proctor, Henry Ward Ranger, William Ritschel, Felix Russmann, Albert P. Ryder, Eugenie F. Shonnard, Lars Gustaf Sellstedt, Elliot Torrey, Dwight Tryon, Helen M. Turner, John Twachtman, Elihu Vedder, Bessie P. Vonnoh, Robert Vonnoh, Horatio Walker, J. Alden Weir, Frederick Ballard Williams, Henry Wolf and "The Ten."
REEL 4597: Correspondence, ca. 1916-1941, concerning art acquisitions with dealers Erwin S. Barrie of Grand Central Art Galleries; Thomas Whipple Dunbar; Frederic Newlin Price and T.H. Russell of Ferargil Galleries; W. Frank Purdy of the Gorham Co. Dept. of Sculpture and later the School of American Sculpture; D.H. Hatfield of Hatfield & Clark; Thomas Gerrity of M. Knoedler & Co.; Robert Macbeth, Robert McIntyre and Henry Miller of the Macbeth Gallery; Albert Milch of E.& A. Milch, Inc.; Newman Montross of Montross Gallery; J.E. Batts of the Thurber Art Galleries; Robert C. Vose of R.C. & N.M. Vose and Vose Galleries, and their frame shop, Carrig-Rohane; Howard Young of Howard Young Galleries; and J.W. Young; correspondence with artists and/or their families requesting the artist's portrait, biographical information and background, including letters from Elliot Daingerfield, Charles Dewey, Thomas Wilmer Dewing, John C. Johansen, Willard Leroy Metcalf, Hervey W. Minns, Hermann Dudley Murphy, A.P. Proctor, Eugenie Shonnard, Elliot Torrey, Dwight W. Tryon, Helen M. Turner, and Horatio Walker, and the families of J. Carroll Beckwith, George Inness, Lars Gustaf Sellstedt, John Henry Twachtman and J. Alden Weir; correspondence with the Dayton Art Museum and the Metropolitan Museum of Art regarding works lent for exhibition; with publisher Frederic Fairchild Sherman; with photography studios; and other miscellaneous correspondence.
Biographical / Historical:
Art collector; Akron, Ohio. Shaw, a BF Goodrich executive and avid collector of post-Civil War American art, was one of the founders of the Akron Art Institute, now the Akron Art Museum.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1976 and 1992 by the Akron Art Museum. Shaw bequethed his art collection and papers to the Museum, then named the Akron Art Institute.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Philanthropists -- Ohio -- Akron  Search this
Topic:
Art, American -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.shawedwi
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d3e07d59-27ae-4884-8e7e-da91331b95e9
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-shawedwi

Chant d'Amour [photomechanical print]

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Photographic firm:
Detroit Publishing Co.  Search this
Physical description:
1 photomechanical print black and white
Type:
Photomechanical prints
Date:
Copyrighted 1912
Topic:
Allegory--Passion--Love  Search this
Figure group  Search this
Performing Arts--Music--Voice  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
LOC LC002359
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Photograph Study Collection
Library of Congress Copyright Deposit Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_142597

Women in a Garden [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group--Female  Search this
Landscape--Garden  Search this
Performing Arts--Music  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0126012
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126013

On An Isle in Arcadia [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1921?
Topic:
Figure group--Female  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0126028
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126029

Silk Mills, Passaic, NJ [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1902
Topic:
Landscape--New Jersey--Passaic  Search this
Architecture--Industry--Mill  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0126049
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126050

Figure Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1902
Topic:
Figure group--Female  Search this
Performing Arts--Music  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0126050
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_126051

Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118116
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118117

High Bridge, Bronx, New York [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Cityscape--New York--New York City  Search this
Architecture--Bridge--High Bridge  Search this
Waterscape--River--Harlem River  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118118
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118119

Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118120
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118121

Grand Canyon [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1911
Topic:
Landscape--Canyon--Grand Canyon  Search this
Landscape--Arizona  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118122
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118123

Garrets Mountain, N. J. [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Landscape--New Jersey  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118124
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118125

Song of Love - Diane [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1908
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Performing Arts--Music  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118126
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118127

Waterfall [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Landscape--Waterfall  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118128
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118129

Quarry [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1906
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Architecture--Industry--Quarry  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118130
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118131

Women in a Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118132
See more items in:
Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118133

Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1904
Topic:
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118134
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118135

Sylvan Fantasy [art work] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1905
Topic:
Figure group--Female  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118136
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118137

Coastal Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1905
Topic:
Landscape--Coast  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118138
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Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118139

Grand Canyon [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Topic:
Landscape--Canyon--Grand Canyon  Search this
Landscape--Arizona  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118140
See more items in:
Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118141

Woman in a Landscape [painting] / (photographed by Peter A. Juley & Son)

Artist:
Williams, Frederick Ballard 1871-1956  Search this
Type:
Photograph
Date:
1904
Topic:
Figure female--Full length  Search this
Landscape  Search this
Image number:
JUL J0118142
See more items in:
Photograph Study Collection
Data Source:
Photograph Study Collection, Smithsonian American Art Museum
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_jul_118143

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