Search FRESCO
Start Over Export MARC Display Another Search
     

Corporate author Frick Art Reference Library.
Title Artists' Correspondence Collection, 1596 - 1925 (bulk 1851 - 1917)
Description 0.25 linear feet (1 box)
Arrangement Arranged alphabetically by artist.
Location Call Number Vol./Copy Status Information
 Frick Archives  MS.22    AVAIL BY APPT
Access restrictions These records are open for research under the conditions of The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives access policy. Contact the Archives Department for further information at archives@frick.org.
Summary A collection of approximately 25 letters from various artists received by the Frick Art Reference Library as gifts. The letters were received from different donors over the course of 70 years, and were gathered into a single collection of artists' letters. The artists are mainly nineteenth and early twentieth century. Subjects discussed in the letters are both personal and professional, including some references to the artists' works. The content of the letter is noted when possible; some letters are in French or Italian. The collection also contains a bookplate, short autobiography, and remembrance.
Cite as Artists' Correspondence. The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives.
Source of acquisition Correspondence received through various gifts to the library; each letter notes the provenance.
Related collections Frick Art Reference Library Central Correspondence - Artists, 1921-1972. The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives.
Henry Clay Frick Art Collection Files, 1881-1920. The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives.
Helen Clay Frick Artwork Files. The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives.
Eighteenth and Nineteenth Century British Artists Collection. The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives.
Finding aids Available online and in repository.
LC subject Artists -- Correspondence.
WorldCat no. 713933360

Permanent link to this page: