Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848

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Thomas Cole was an English-born landscape, portrait, and religious painter, a pioneer of the Hudson River School. In 1827, he settled in Catskill, New York, where he died in 1848.

From the description of Papers, 1821-1863; bulk, 1821-1848. (New York State Library). WorldCat record id: 122519843

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Epithet: Grocer, of Allhallows, Honey Lane, London

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Epithet: of Add MS 36057

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Epithet: of Add MS 36058

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Epithet: of Stowe MS 164

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Painter; Catskill, N.Y.

From the description of Thomas Cole letters to Daniel Wadsworth, 1826-1832. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122515341

Epithet: of Add MS 22537

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Thomas Cole was an English-born landscape, portrait, and religious painter, a pioneer of the Hudson River School.

From the description of Papers and sketchbooks [microform], 1820-1848. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 463296274

Epithet: DD

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Painter; Catskill, N.Y.

Cole lived most of his life in New York City even though he studied abroad. He was elected member of National Academy in 1826.

From the description of Thomas Cole papers, 1821-1863. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122594093

Painter; New York, N.Y.

Exponent of the Hudson River School.

From the description of Thomas Cole letters, [undated] and 1840-1842. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86093858

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referencedIn Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Painting and Sculpture. Institutional file, Exhibitions. Thomas Cole: landscape into history. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn (XIII. ff. 190). 12 Aug. 1745-31 May, 1746.includes:f. 7 John Manners, 3rd Duke of Rutland: Suit v. Duncombe: 1745-1746. f. 7b John Bromley: Suit v. Child: 1743-1745. f. 16b William Tooms: Suit v. Couset: 1745. ff. 22, 27 Thomas Lingood: Suit v. E... British Library
referencedIn (XIV. ff. 190). 31 May, 1746-4 Apr. 1747.includes:f. 1 John Smithwaite: Suit v. Savile: 1746. f. 3 Elizabeth Trafford, widow of Sigismund Boehm Trafford: Suit v. Trafford: 1747. f. 6b Robert Temple: Suit v. Horne: 1746. f. 7 John Rowe: Suit v. Ban... British Library
referencedIn Gage, George. George Gage letters from Thomas Cole [son], 1896. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Photography. Records, Exhibition negatives: installations. Drawings of the Hudson River School. 1969-1970. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Papers and sketchbooks [microform], 1820-1848. Winterthur Library
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Thomas Cole letters to Daniel Wadsworth, 1826-1832. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn United States Sanitary Commission records. Army and Navy Claim Agency archives, 1861-1870 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Kensett, John Frederick, 1816-1872. Papers, 1832-1872. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Cole's notes in Dunlap's History of the rise and progress of the arts of design in the United States, 1834. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. Asher Brown Durand papers, 1812-1883. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Reed, Luman, d. 1836. Papers, 1820-1895. New-York Historical Society Library
referencedIn Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. Family papers, 1824-1908. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Thomson family. Papers, 1783-1849. New York State Library
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Papers, 1821-1863; bulk, 1821-1848. New York State Library
referencedIn Samuel Finley Breese Morse Papers, 1793-1944, (bulk 1807-1872) Manuscript Division, Library of Congress
creatorOf Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Photography. Records, Exhibition negatives: installations. Thomas Cole: Landscape into History. 1995. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. [Thomas Cole : artist file] Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library & Archives, DIA Research Library & Archives
referencedIn Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. William Sidney Mount papers, 1833-1868. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900. Exhibit records, 1846-1900. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn " A PLAN for the more speedy conclusion of the present very bloody and expensive war [with France], in case it shall not be thought expedient to continue it on the present footing in Germany, by Thomas Cole "; circ. 1758. With a dedicatory letter to ... British Library
referencedIn Duveen, Albert. Albert Duveen art reference files, [ca. 1831-1950]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cole, Thomas : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn William L. Kinter papers, Kinter (William L.) papers, 1958-1965 John Hay Library, Special Collections
referencedIn Florence Cole Vincent memorial collection, 1767-1964. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Cole family. Cole family miscellaneous print and photograph collection, [ca. 1820-1920]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Anthony, Alfred Williams, 1860-1939. Alfred Williams Anthony papers, [ca. 1880-1930]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Vol. CXLV (ff. 309). Oct. 1761-Jan. 1763.includes:ff. 1-285b passim England; Parliament: Notes and extracts of Acts of, reports of proceedings in, etc.: 1640-1763. f. 6 Revenue: References to retrospective Revenue Acts: 1727-1760. f. 7 Army; Engla... British Library
referencedIn Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900. Correspondence, 1847-1900. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Roberts, Charles,. Charles Roberts autograph collection, 1773-1938. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Thomas Cole : 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 Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Thomas Cole papers, 1821-1863. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn FACSIMILES Of "Alphabets, specimens of Ancient and Modern Writing, engravings of Ancient Charters, etc.," with notes -by Thomas Astle, giving references to the sources from which the plates were taken. A few of the plates were used by Astle for his O... British Library
referencedIn Weir family. Weir family papers, 1823-1930. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cranch, John, 1807-1891. John Cranch papers, 1831-1892. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Vol. XXX. (XXIX. ff. 349). 1 Sept.-2 Nov. 1805.includes:f. 1 John James Hamilton, 1st Marquess of Abercorn: Letter to Lord Nelson: 1805. f.3 Alexander Hamilton, Marquess of Douglas; 10th Duke of Hamilton: Letter to Lord Nelson: 1805. f. 5 George Gr... British Library
referencedIn Sloane 1206Paper, in 4to, ff. , XVI century; formerly belonging to Michael Cole; bound with no. 1207.1. Some observations respecting the recovering of fell in England, and on the produce of wool, and the wool trade etc. ff. 4-10.2. A few private memo... British Library
creatorOf Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848. Thomas Cole letters, [undated] and 1840-1842. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Thomas Cole [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gage, George. George Gage letters from Thomas Cole [son], 1896. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cole family. Cole family miscellaneous print and photograph collection, [ca. 1820-1920]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Autograph File, C, 1554-2002. Houghton Library, , Harvard College Library, Harvard University
referencedIn Bourne, Edward E. (Edward Emerson), 1797-1873. Bourne family collection, 1816-1982. Brick Store Museum
referencedIn MISCELLANEOUS historical and other papers; 1588-1721. With a table of contents in the hand of Thomas Astle. 1. Part of the book of the Commissioners for the Sequestration of delinquents' estates in co. Essex; 31 Jan. 1645 [6]-17 Apr. 1646. f 2. Moran... British Library
referencedIn VOL. I. Correspondence between Lord Carteret and John Dalrymple, 2nd Earl of Stair, Commander-in-Chief of the army in the Netherlands and Germany; May, 1742-Oct. 1743. Interspersed are various military plans of operation, French and German accounts o... British Library
referencedIn See of Norwich: Signet Warrant for appointment of Dr. T. Cole as Dean: 1724.Thomas Cole, DD: Signet Warrant for his appointment as Dean of Norwich: 1724. British Library
referencedIn Gerry, Samuel Lancaster, d. 1891. The Art Club and Art, [1885]. Boston Athenaeum
referencedIn Mason, Jonathan, Jr., 1795-1884. Recollections of a septuaginarian, [1866?]-1881. Winterthur Library
referencedIn Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900. Letter : N. Y., to Tom Taylor, 1869 Dec. 22. Getty Research Library
referencedIn Thomas Cole research collection, 1869-1984. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Carson, Joseph, Mrs. Autograph collection, 1785-1945 (bulk 1814-1890). Winterthur Library
referencedIn King, Rufus, 1820-1890. Account book, 1854-1876. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. Asher B. Durand papers, 1812-1886. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn American Art-Union Print Collection, 1840-1851 @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. Letters to Asher Brown Durand from artists, 1819-1880. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Tenney, Rossa. Friendship album, 1835-1847. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Burno, Esther Isabel Seaver, 1903-1965. Esther Isabel Seaver Burno research material relating to Thomas Cole, 1940-1956. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Greene County Historical Society (Coxsackie, N.Y.). Oversize document file, 1736-1979. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872. Samuel Finley Breese Morse papers, 1793-1944 (bulk 1807-1872). Library of Congress
referencedIn Smith, Elizabeth Oakes Prince, 1806-1893. Papers of Elizabeth Oakes Prince Smith, 1843-1883. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Dunn, Esther Haines,. [Photographs of paintings], [ca. 1948-1962]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gratz, Simon,. Selected art related papers from the Simon Gratz Collection, [ca. 1770-1921]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Asher B. Durand papers, 1812-1886 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
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associatedWith Adams, William Althorpe, 1797-1878. person
associatedWith Ainsley, Samuel James, 1806-1874. person
associatedWith Alexander, Francis, 1800-1880. person
associatedWith Allen, Theodore, fl. 1800-1850. person
associatedWith Allston, Washington, 1779-1843. person
associatedWith Anthony, Alfred Williams, 1860-1939. person
associatedWith Ashton, Thomas B., fl. 1835-1850. person
associatedWith Bennet, Edwin Thomas. person
associatedWith Bloodgood, S. DeWitt (Simeon DeWitt), 1799-1866. person
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Painting and Sculpture. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Photography. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. Dept. of Photography. corporateBody
associatedWith Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. person
associatedWith Burno, Esther Isabel Seaver, 1903-1965. person
associatedWith Carey, Edward L., 1806-1845. person
associatedWith Carson, Joseph, Mrs. person
associatedWith Childs, Cephas Grier, 1793-1871. person
associatedWith Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900. person
associatedWith Clark, Lewis Gaylord, 1808-1873. person
associatedWith Cole family. family
associatedWith Cole family. family
associatedWith Cranch, John, 1807-1891. person
associatedWith Cummings, Thomas Seir, 1804-1894. person
associatedWith Detroit Institute of Arts Research Library & Archives. corporateBody
associatedWith Dexter, Franklin, 1793-1857. person
associatedWith Dunlap, William, 1766-1839. person
associatedWith Dunn, Esther Haines, person
associatedWith Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. person
associatedWith Duveen, Albert. person
associatedWith Gage, George. person
associatedWith Gerry, Samuel Lancaster, d. 1891. person
associatedWith Gilmor, Robert, 1774-1848. person
associatedWith Gratz, Simon, person
associatedWith Greene County Historical Society (Coxsackie, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Greene, George Washington, 1811-1883. person
associatedWith Ingham, Charles Cromwell, 1796-1863. person
associatedWith Kensett, John Frederick, 1816-1872. person
associatedWith King, Rufus, 1820-1890. person
associatedWith Kinter, William L. (William Lewis), 1915- person
associatedWith Leslie, Charles Robert, 1794-1859. person
associatedWith Mason, Jonathan, 1795-1884. person
associatedWith Mason, Jonathan, Jr., 1795-1884. person
correspondedWith Morse, Samuel Finley Breese, 1791-1872. person
associatedWith Morton, John Ludlow, 1792-1871. person
associatedWith Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Pratt, Henry Cheever, 1803-1880. person
associatedWith Reed, Luman, d. 1836. person
associatedWith Ridner, John P. person
associatedWith Roberts, Charles, person
associatedWith Smith, Elizabeth Oakes Prince, 1806-1893. person
associatedWith Spencer, Mark. person
associatedWith Sturges, Jonathan, 1802-1874. person
associatedWith Tenney, Rossa. person
correspondedWith Thomson family. family
associatedWith Town, Ithiel, 1784-1844. person
associatedWith Townsend, Isaiah. person
associatedWith Trego, Charles B., 1794-1874. person
associatedWith United States Sanitary Commission corporateBody
associatedWith Van Rensselaer, William P. person
associatedWith Ver Bryck, Cornelius, 1813-1844. person
associatedWith Wadsworth, Daniel, 1771-1848. person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel Gray. person
associatedWith Weir family. family
associatedWith Weir, Robert Walter, 1803-1889. person
associatedWith Wright, Ambrose. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
London, England
Cadiz, Spain
Italy
Cricklade, Wiltshire
Grenada, the W. Indies
New York (State)
British America, America
Stroud, Gloucestershire
London, England
North Erpingham, Hundred of, Norfolk
New York (State)
Newfoundland, Canada
Dagenham, Essex
Suffolk, England
England
Africa, Africa
Coverham, Yorkshire
Sonning, Berkshire
Barbados, the Carribean
United States
Whitchurch, Herefordshire
Marsh-Gibbon, Buckinghamshire
Guadeloupe, Mexico
New York, N. America
New York (State)
Dean, Forest of, Gloucestershire
Gibraltar, Spain
New York (State)
New York (State)--New York
Dunkirk, France
Quainton, Buckinghamshire
Netherlands, Europe
Painswick, Gloucestershire
Leeward Islands, the Carribean
Ewelme, Oxfordshire
Essex, England
Netherlands, Europe
United States
West Indies, America
Subject
Hudson River school of landscape painting
Arts
Landscape painting
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Art, Modern--19th century
Landscape painters--Diaries
Painting, American
Painters
Artists
Art--History
Landscape painting, American--19th century
Landscape painters--Correspondence
Art, American
Landscape painters--Notebooks, sketchbooks, etc
Occupation
Artists
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Birth 1801-02-01

Death 1848-02-11

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