Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925

Alternative names

Hide Profile

Sculptor.

From the description of Papers of Paul Wayland Bartlett, 1881-1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 71131109

American expatriate sculptor.

From the guide to the Paul Bartlett letter to John Shaw Billings (Director of NYPL), 1905, (The New York Public Library. New York Public Library Archives.)

Sculptor and portraitist; Paris, France and Washington, D.C.

Bartlett was born in Connecticut and raised in France where he entered the Ecole des Beaux Arts and also studied under Emmanual Fremiet and Auguste Rodin. His early sculpture focused on animals and his piece "Bear Tamer" was presented to the Metropolitan Museum of Art in 1891 and exhibited in the World's Columbian Exposition in 1893. After 1895, he produced a number of public monuments, sculptures, and historical portraits including the figures of Columbus and Michelangelo for the Main Reading Room of the Library of Congress, the Lafayette statue presented to France, and the pediment for the House wing of the U.S. Capitol. Bartlett died in Paris of blood poisoning on September 20, 1925.

From the description of Paul Wayland Bartlett papers, 1887-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122600080

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. Letter books, 1886-1914. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926. Pennell-Whistler collection, 1597-1937. Library of Congress
referencedIn Letters received by the Norton family, 1830-1920. Houghton Library
referencedIn Bartlett, Suzanne Earle Ogden-Jones Emmons, 1861-1954. Suzanne Bartlett papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, [ca. 1883-1950s]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925. Paul Wayland Bartlett papers, 1887-1925. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944 (inclusive). Yale University Library
referencedIn Peter, Armistead, 1870-1960. Armistead Peter, Jr. papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, 1920-1925. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Paul Bartlett letter to John Shaw Billings (Director of NYPL), 1905 The New York Public Library. New York Public Library Archives.
referencedIn Griffin, Walter, 1861-1935. Papers, [ca. 1860-1954]. Maine Historical Society Library
creatorOf Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925. Paul W. Bartlett : 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 Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925. Paul W. Bartlett letter to William H. Lippincott, 1916. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Peter, Caroline Ogden-Jones, 1894-1965. Caroline Ogden-Jones Peter papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, 1955-1965. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn John Wanamaker (Firm). John Wanamaker department store art gallery records, [ca. 1908]-1941. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Becker, Don. Don Becker collection, 1899-1949. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Simons, Amory C. (Amory Coffin), 1869-1959. Amory C. Simons papers, [ca. 1890]-1934. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Bartlett, Truman Howe, 1835-1923. Truman Howe Bartlett scrapbook, circa 1880-1911. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Bartlett, Paul Wayland, 1865-1925. Papers of Paul Wayland Bartlett, 1881-1949. Library of Congress
creatorOf Bartlett, Paul Wayland. [Paul Wayland Bartlett] : artist file John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library, Ringling Museum Library
referencedIn George Dudley Seymour papers, 1684-1944 Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
referencedIn Douglas Tilden Papers, 1860-1970 Bancroft Library
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith Alexander, John White, 1856-1915. person
associatedWith American Art Association of Paris. corporateBody
associatedWith American Club of Paris. corporateBody
associatedWith Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904. person
associatedWith Bartlett, Suzanne Earle Ogden-Jones Emmons, 1861-1954. person
associatedWith Bartlett, Truman Howe, 1835-1923. person
correspondedWith Beach, Chester, 1881-1956 person
associatedWith Becker, Don. person
correspondedWith Bigelow, Poultney, b. 1855 person
correspondedWith Bitter, Karl Theodore Francis, 1867-1915 person
correspondedWith Carrère, John Merven, 1858-1911 person
associatedWith Clark, William A. (William Andrews), 1839-1925. person
associatedWith Columbus, Christopher person
correspondedWith Dallin, Cyrus Edwin, 1861-1944 person
associatedWith Elwell, Frank Edwin, 1858-1922. person
associatedWith Exposition universelle de 1889 (Paris, France) corporateBody
associatedWith Exposition universelle internationale de 1900 (Paris, France) corporateBody
correspondedWith Fauré-Frémiet, E. (Emmanuel), 1824-1910 person
correspondedWith Fisher, Dorothy Canfield, 1879-1958 person
associatedWith Flannagan, John Bernard, 1895?-1942. person
associatedWith French, Daniel Chester, 1850-1931. person
associatedWith Gorham Company (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Griffin, Walter, 1861-1935. person
associatedWith Hartley, Jonathan Scott, 1845-1912. person
associatedWith International Society of Sculptors, Painters and Gravers. corporateBody
associatedWith John Wanamaker (Firm) corporateBody
associatedWith La Farge, John, 1835-1910. person
associatedWith Lafayette, Marie Joseph Paul Yves Roch Gilbert Du Motier, marquis de, 1757-1834 person
associatedWith Library of Congress Thomas Jefferson Building (Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Lippincott, William Harrison person
associatedWith Loring, Charles Greely, 1828-1902. person
associatedWith Louisiana Purchase Exposition (1904 : Saint Louis, Mo.) corporateBody
associatedWith MacMonnies, Frederick William, 1863-1937. person
associatedWith McClellan, George Brinton, 1826-1885 person
associatedWith Michelangelo Buonarroti, 1475-1564 person
correspondedWith Millet, Jean François, 1814-1875 person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Norton family, recipient. family
associatedWith Paul Wayland Bartlett, person
associatedWith Pearce, Charles Sprague, 1851-1914. person
associatedWith Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926. person
associatedWith Peter, Armistead, 1870-1960. person
associatedWith Peter, Caroline Ogden-Jones, 1894-1965. person
associatedWith Rodin, Auguste, 1840-1917. person
associatedWith Ruckstull, F. W. (Fred Wellington), 1853-1942. person
associatedWith Saint-Gaudens, Augustus, 1848-1907. person
associatedWith Seymour, George Dudley, 1859-1945. person
associatedWith Simons, Amory C. (Amory Coffin), 1869-1959. person
associatedWith The John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art Library. corporateBody
correspondedWith Tilden, Douglas, 1860-1935 person
associatedWith United States Capitol (Washington, D.C.) corporateBody
associatedWith Ward, John Quincy Adams, 1830-1910. person
correspondedWith Warner, Olin Lavi, 1844-1896 person
correspondedWith Whalen, Grover A. (Grover Aloysius), 1886-1962 person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Washington (D.C.)
United States
France--Paris
United States
Washington (D.C.)
Subject
Sculpture, Modern--20th century
Sculpture, American
Art, American
Sculptors
Architecture
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Monuments
Sculpture
Sculpture, Modern--19th century
Occupation
Artists
Sculptors
Function

Person

Birth 1865-01-24

Death 1925-09-20

Americans

Information

Permalink: http://n2t.net/ark:/99166/w6q54v0x

Ark ID: w6q54v0x

SNAC ID: 44314762