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Creator:
Pickard, John, 1858-1937  Search this
Subject:
Hassam, Childe  Search this
Blashfield, Edwin Howland  Search this
Ryder, Albert Pinkham  Search this
Henri, Robert  Search this
Tryon, Dwight William  Search this
Eakins, Thomas  Search this
Burroughs, Bryson  Search this
Brush, George de Forest  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
10 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
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.
Summary:
A letter from Pickard to many American artists requesting information from them for an art history course he was teaching at the University of Missouri in 1907 and replies from George de Forest Brush, Bryson Burroughs, Thomas Eakins, Childe Hassam, Robert Henri, Albert Pinkham Ryder, and Dwight W. Tryon. Also included is a letter from Edwin H. Blashfield, 1916, and an article on Ryder.
Citation:
John Pickard papers, 1907-1916. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 498 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Art historian and educator; Columbia, Missouri.
Provenance:
The donor, Allen S. Weller, is the director of the Krannert Art Museum at the University of Illinois. He originally lent the collection for microfilming in 1973, and subsequently donated it to AAA in 1980.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painting, American  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8414
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210588
AAA_collcode_pickjohn
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210588