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Creator:
Durand, John, 1822-1908  Search this
Subject:
Church, Frederic Edwin  Search this
Winthrop, Theodore  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
2000 items (on 5 microfilm reels)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Correspondence and printed material. Reels N21-N24: Letters concerning publication of THE CRAYON, a journal devoted to the graphic arts and related literature edited by Durand, and published by Stillman and Durand, New York. Reel N25: The book A COMPANION TO THE HEART OF THE ANDES, 1859, by Theodore Winthrop, with John Durand's signature on the title page. The book is a critique of Frederic Edwin Church's painting "The Heart of the Andes."
Citation:
John Durand papers, 1854-1907. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reels N21-N24 & N25 (frames 1145-1170) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in the New York Public Library, Manuscript Division.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Editor; Paris, France and New York City.
Provenance:
Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Editors  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9888
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212390
AAA_collcode_durajohn
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212390