Darley, Félix Octavius Carr 1822-1888Alternative names
American draftsman and illustrator.
From the description of Felix Octavius Carr Darley sketchbooks, [ca. 1840-1860]. (Cornell University Library). WorldCat record id: 64060713
Born in Philadelphia, Mr. Darley distinguished himself as an illustrator. In 1848, he moved to New York and became successful illustrating the works of Irving and Cooper. After his marriage in 1859, he and his wife moved to Claymont, Delaware.
From the description of Mrs. Felix Octavius Carr Darley diary, 1867. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122545817
Illustrator; Philadelphia, Pa.
From the description of Felix Octavius Carr Darley letters, 1853-1887. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122502853
From the description of Felix Octavius Carr Darley letter to Abraham Hart, [manuscript], 1853 Jan 26. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 247514992
Felix Octavius Carr Darley was born in Philadelphia, and his first drawings were published in 1842. He had an exceptional career as an artist and illustrator, contributing to Harper's and other periodicals, publishing books of his drawings, designing bank plates, and illustrating many of the most popular books of the day, including works by Irving, Cooper, Longfellow, Dickens, Hawthorne, and Poe. He was considered one of the best and a popular illustrator of his time.
From the description of Felix Darley letter to Miss Whitnell, after 1850. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 62213095
American artist; book and magazine illustrator, chiefly known for his black and white drawings, rather than paintings; originally of Philadelphia; after his marriage in 1859 moved to Claymont, Del., and lived there until his death.
From the description of Felix O.C. Darley papers, ca. 1840-1888, 1943. (Historical Society of Delaware). WorldCat record id: 70979432
Felix Octavius Carr Darley (1822-1888).
From the description of Account book, 1853-1875. (American Antiquarian Society). WorldCat record id: 191314840
From the description of Autograph letter signed : [Claymont], Delaware, to an unidentified firm, 1849 Sept. 10. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270517200
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|Art, American--19th century|
|Illustration of books|