Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879

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William Morris Hunt (1824-1879) was a painter, portrait painter, and instructor from Boston, Mass.

From the description of William Morris Hunt photographs and catalogs, ca. 1878-1880. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122333561

William Morris Hunt (1824-1879) was a painter and instructor from Boston, Mass.

Hunt drowned in the Isle of Shoals, N.H., possibly a suicide.

From the description of William Morris Hunt letters and photographs, [ca. 1873-1898]. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86118561

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Emerson family correspondence, ca. 1725-1900. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Historical Society of Pennsylvania. Selected art related letters from Historical Society of Pennsylvania's Society Collection, 1760-1935. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Duveneck, Frank, 1848-1919. Frank Duveneck papers, 1845-1919. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Harvard University Archives Photograph Collection: Portraits, ca. 1852-ca. 2004 Harvard University Archives.
referencedIn Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter Family papers, 1840-1961 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Danes, Gibson A. Gibson A. Danes papers, 1939-1978 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Letters to Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, 1761-1904 (inclusive) 1820-1888 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Houghton Mifflin Company contracts, 1831-1979 (inclusive) 1880-1940 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Will Rapport papers, 1931-1964. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Brooks, Peter Chardon, 1831-1920. Papers, 1776-1942. Massachusetts Historical Society
referencedIn Samuel Gray Ward and Anna Hazard Barker Ward papers, 1823-1934 (inclusive) 1837-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library.
referencedIn Autograph album, 1877-1893. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lamb, Rose. Rose Lamb papers, circa 1870-1961, bulk, circa 1870-1900. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Deland, Margaret Wade Campbell, 1857-1943. Letters, ca.1897-1931. Brown University, John Hay Library
referencedIn William Morris Hunt Memorial Committee. William Morris Hunt Memorial Committee ledger, 1879-1880. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn James Freeman Clarke additional correspondence, 1787-1886. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Milkman, Jerome, b. 1884. Jerome Milkman scrapbooks, 1930-[ca. 1959]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. History of Lemuel Shaw Portrait, 1859-1860, 1917, n.d. Peabody Essex Museum
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. William Morris Hunt letters and photographs, [ca. 1873-1898]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Rose Lamb papers, circa 1870-1961, bulk circa 1870-1900 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Perraud, Philibert, b. 1815. Sketch club of American artists at Rome during the winter of 1844 & 5 [graphic] / [Philibert Perraud]. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
referencedIn Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1885 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Minot, Francis, 1821-1899, recipient. Letters sent to Francis Minot, 1847-1879. Harvard University, Houghton Library
referencedIn Perraud, Philibert, b. 1815. Sketch club of American artists at Rome during the winter of 1844 & 5 [graphic] [Philibert Perraud]. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Poets' Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.) records, 1936-1989 (inclusive), 1950-1960 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
referencedIn Papers, 1920-1995. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Bray, Maria H., 1828-1921,. Magnolia Sketch Book, 1829-1908. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Landgren, Marchal E. Marchal Landgren papers, 1928-1983. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Witter Bynner papers, 1829-1965. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Brimmer, Martin, 1829-1896. Martin Brimmer letters, 1880-1896. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Shaw, Edwin Coupland, 1863-1941. Edwin Coupland Shaw papers, 1864-1937. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gibson A. Danes Papers, 1939-1978 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Poets' Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.). Records of the Poets' Theatre, 1950-1968 (inclusive), 1951-1958 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. [Letters, 1876]. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871. Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter family papers, 1840-1961. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Amy Hemenway collection of autographs, 1791-1873. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Poets' Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.) records, 1936-1989 (inclusive), 1950-1960 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. William Morris Hunt : artist file : study photographs and reproductions of works of art with accompanying documentation 1930?-1990 [graphic] [compiled by staff of The Museum of Modern Art, New York]. Frick Art Reference Library of The Frick Collection
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Peabody, Edwin N. [William Morris Hunt] [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Saint Botolph Club (Boston, Mass.). Saint Botolph Club exhibition catalogs, 1892-1906. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Vose, S. Morton (Seth Morton), 1909-2007. Oral history interview with S. Morton Vose, 1986 July 24-1987 Apr. 28. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gay Wilson Allen Papers, 1801-1988 David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
referencedIn Lamb, Rose. Correspondence, 1878-1893. Portsmouth Athenaeum Library & Museum
referencedIn Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894. Letters, 1872-1894. University of Iowa Libraries
referencedIn William Morris Hunt [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hartmann, Sadakichi, 1867-1944. Sadakichi Hartmann papers, 1906. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hale Family Papers MS 71., 1787-1988 Sophia Smith Collection
referencedIn Letters sent to Francis Minot, 1847-1879. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Brimmer, Martin, 1829-1896. Martin Brimmer letters, 1880-1896. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879. William Morris Hunt photographs and catalogs, ca. 1878-1880. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Vose, S. Morton (Seth Morton), 1909-. Oral history interview with S. Morton Vose, 1986 July 24-1987 April 28 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918,. Miscellaneous artists' letters, receipts and exhibition announcements, 1731-1901. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hale family. Papers, 1787-1988 (bulk 1810-1963). Smith College, Neilson Library
referencedIn Poets' Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.) records, 1936-1989 (inclusive), 1950-1960 (bulk). Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
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correspondedWith Allen, Gay Wilson, 1903- person
associatedWith Bray, Maria H., 1828-1921, person
associatedWith Brimmer, Martin, 1829-1896. person
associatedWith Brooks, Peter Chardon, 1831-1920. person
correspondedWith Bynner, Witter, 1881-1968 person
associatedWith Claflin, William. person
associatedWith Clarke, James Freeman, 1810-1888 person
associatedWith Danes, Gibson A. person
associatedWith Danes, Gibson A. person
associatedWith Deland, Margaret Wade Campbell, 1857-1943. person
associatedWith Duveneck, Frank, 1848-1919. person
associatedWith Emerson family. family
associatedWith Endicott, William Crowninshield, 1826-1900. person
associatedWith Forbes, John Hathaway. person
associatedWith Forbes, John Murray. person
associatedWith Forbes, Sarah Swain. person
correspondedWith Hale family. family
correspondedWith Hale Family family
associatedWith Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918, person
associatedWith Hartmann, Sadakichi, 1867-1944. person
associatedWith Hemenway, Amy, collector. person
associatedWith Historical Society of Pennsylvania. corporateBody
associatedWith Houghton Mifflin Company. corporateBody
associatedWith Howland, Mary Bryant, collector. person
associatedWith Hunt, W. M. person
associatedWith Lamb, Rose person
associatedWith Lamb, Rose. person
associatedWith Landgren, Marchal E. person
associatedWith Levin, Harry, 1912-1994 person
correspondedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
associatedWith Milkman, Jerome, b. 1884. person
associatedWith Minot, Francis, 1821-1899 person
associatedWith Minot, Francis, 1821-1899, recipient. person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Perraud, Philibert, b. 1815. person
associatedWith Poets' Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rapport, Will. person
associatedWith Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871. person
associatedWith Saint Botolph Club (Boston, Mass.) corporateBody
associatedWith Shaw, Edwin Coupland, 1863-1941. person
associatedWith Shaw, Lemuel, 1781-1861. person
associatedWith Thaxter, Celia, 1835-1894. person
associatedWith Vose, S. Morton (Seth Morton), 1909- person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel Gray. person
associatedWith William Morris Hunt Memorial Committee. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--Albany
Massachusetts
Massachusetts--Boston
Boston (Mass.)
Massachusetts--Boston
Subject
Mural painting and decoration, American--Photographs
Portrait painting
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Portrait painters
Portraits
Artists
Art, American
Painters
Painting, American
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Birth 1824-03-31

Death 1879-09-08

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