Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906

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Daniel Huntington was a portrait, historical, and landscape painter. Born Oct. 14, 1816 in New York City, Huntington was a student at Hamilton College from 1832 to 1836. He studied under S.F.B. Morse and Henry Inman and then went to Europe in 1839 and again from 1842 to 1845, spending most of his time in Rome. Elected a National Academician in 1840, Huntington served twice as President of the National Academy, from 1862 to 1870 and from 1877 to 1890. He died in New York City on April 18, 1906.

From the description of Letters, 1856-1892. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122568436

Portrait painter; New York City. President of the National Academy of Design 1862-1869 and 1871-1891.

From the description of Daniel Huntington letters, 1816-1906. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122291224

Daniel Huntington was a portrait, historical, and landscape painter. Born in New York City in 1816, he attended Hamilton College from 1832 to 1836. He studied art under Samuel F.B. Morse and Henry Inman in New York City and then continued his training in Europe in 1839 and from 1842 to 1845. In 1840, Huntington was elected a National Academician and served twice as President of the National Academy, from 1862 to 1870 and from 1877 to 1890. He died in New York City in 1906.

From the description of Lecture on Christian art : read at the National Academy of Design / Dan Huntington, 1851. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122503747

Artist.

From the description of Letter from A. M. Correnz, 1844. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 155450947

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Mitchell, Donald Grant, 1822-1908. Letter, 1874 Dec. 3, New Haven [Conn.] to Daniel Huntington [New York?] University of Michigan
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 Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Letter: 48 East 20th St., to C. B. Conant, Oct. 26, [18]65. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Gay, Edward, 1837-1928. Edward Gay and Gay family papers, 1852-1975. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Anthony, Alfred Williams, 1860-1939. Alfred Williams Anthony papers, [ca. 1880-1930]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Duveen, Albert. Albert Duveen art reference files, [ca. 1831-1950]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Choate, Joseph Hodges, 1832-1917. Letter : New York, to D[aniel?] Huntington, [New York], 1864 Apr. 20. Texas Christian University
referencedIn Library Of Congress, Manuscript Division. John W. Draper And Draper Family Papers.
referencedIn James Henry Coffin Papers, 1848-1884 Smithsonian Institution Archives
referencedIn Sylvester Rosa Koehler Correspondence, 1877-1896 Special Collections Research Center, Syracuse University Libraries
referencedIn Embury, Emma C. (Emma Catherine), 1806-1863. Emma C. Embury salon album, 1825-1870. Cornell University Library
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel. Papers, 1862-1881. Duke University Libraries, Duke University Library; Perkins Library
referencedIn Cummings, Thomas Seir, 1804-1894. Thomas Seir Cummings papers, 1826-1893. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Duyckinck, Evert A. (Evert Augustus), 1816-1878. Evert Augustus Duyckinck papers, 1809-1878. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Letter from A. M. Correnz, 1844. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn John L. (John Lawrence) LeConte papers, 1812-1897, 1812-1897 American Philosophical Society
creatorOf Dickson, Samuel Henry, 1798-1872. Samuel Henry Dickson papers, 1843-1858 University of South Carolina, University Libraries
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. D. Huntington letter to Samuel P. Avery, undated. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Mitchell, Donald Grant, 1822-1908. Letter, 1874 Dec. 21 [New Haven, Conn.] to Daniel Huntington [n.p.] University of Michigan
referencedIn Gardiner, Edward Carey, ca. 1879-1945. Selected papers from the Edward Carey Gardiner Collection, 1794-1872. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Huntington Family File, 1737-1898 The Huntington Library
referencedIn Robert C. Graham collection of artists' letters, 1783-1935 (bulk 1804-1877) Archives of American Art
creatorOf Robb, James, 1814-1881. James Robb papers, 1846-1871. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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 Hatch, John Davis. Collection, 1801-[ca. 1950] Winterthur Library
referencedIn Weir, Julian Alden, 1852-1919. Julian Alden Weir papers, 1869-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel. Daniel Huntington letters, 1836, 1842. Connecticut Historical Society
referencedIn Letters from various correspondents, 1871-1940. Houghton Library
referencedIn Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891. Papers, 1867 May 20. Ohio History Connection, Ohio Historical Society
referencedIn Daniel Huntington Study Portrait Collection, ca. 1870-1890 © 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Weir, John Ferguson, 1841-1926. John Ferguson Weir papers, 1838-1957 (inclusive), 1861-1928 (bulk). Yale University Library
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Letters, 1856-1892. Winterthur Library
creatorOf Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918. Letters to Charles Henry Hart from artists, 1863-1915. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn W. B. O. Field portrait collection, ca. 1600-1900. Houghton Library
referencedIn SIA RU000026, Smithsonian Institution Office of the Secretary, Correspondence, 1863-1879 Smithsonian Institution Archives
referencedIn Invitation of citizens of Massachusetts to Leverett Saltonstall to sit for his portrait to be hung in the Boston Custom House, May, 1890. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Huntington family (New York, N. Y.). Huntington family papers, 1792-190l. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Charles Sumner correspondence, 1829-1874. Houghton Library
referencedIn Sill, Joseph, 1801-1854. Joseph Sill selected diaries, 1832-1854. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library
creatorOf Weitenkampf, Frank, 1866-1962. Frank Weitenkampf letters, 1889-1942. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Daniel Huntington letter, 1844 Brooklyn Historical Society
referencedIn National Academy of Design (U.S.). Archival artist member files, 1826-1986. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Amy Hemenway collection of autographs, 1791-1873. Houghton Library
creatorOf Smillie family. Smillie family papers, 1825-1957. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Letter from A.M. Correnz to Daniel Huntington, 1844 Brooklyn Historical Society
creatorOf Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences. Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences records, 1847-1945. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Daniel Huntington letters, 1816-1906. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Marchant, Edward Dalton, 1806-1887. Letter, 1866 Feb. 13, Philadelphia, to Daniel Huntington. Boston Athenaeum
creatorOf Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. William Cullen Bryant and Parke Godwin papers, 1821-1901. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Lecture on Christian art : read at the National Academy of Design / Dan Huntington, 1851. Winterthur Library
creatorOf McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891. Jervis McEntee papers, 1796, 1848-1905. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kensett, John Frederick, 1816-1872. Papers, 1832-1872. American Periodical Series I
creatorOf Cornè, Michele Felice, 1752-1845,. [Portrait Collection, 1630-1996.] [graphic]. Gadsden Public Library
referencedIn Harvard, Houghton Library. Benjamin Peirce Papers.
referencedIn Jervis McEntee papers, 1796, 1848-1905 Archives of American Art
creatorOf Huntington, Daniel, 1816-1906. Autograph letter signed D. Huntington, H.K. Brown, Dudley B. Fuller, and other members of the Century Association to: John G. Chapman, Esq. April 7, 1848. Wellesley College
referencedIn Perraud, Philibert, b. 1815. Sketch club of American artists at Rome during the winter of 1844 & 5 [graphic] / [Philibert Perraud]. Smithsonian Institution. Libraries
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associatedWith Anthony, Alfred Williams, 1860-1939. person
correspondedWith Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904 person
correspondedWith Bache, Alexander Dallas person
associatedWith Beal, Boylston Adams, 1865-1944 person
associatedWith Bloch, E. Maurice. person
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Brooklyn Museum. Department of Painting and Sculpture. corporateBody
associatedWith Bryant, William Cullen, 1794-1878. person
associatedWith Carey, Henry Charles, 1793-1879. person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Chapman, J. G. (John Gadsby), 1808-1889. person
associatedWith Choate, Joseph Hodges, 1832-1917. person
associatedWith Conant, C. B. person
associatedWith Correnz, A. M. person
associatedWith Correnz, A. M. person
associatedWith Correnz, A. M. person
associatedWith Cummings, Thomas Seir, 1804-1894. person
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
correspondedWith Derby, H. W. person
correspondedWith Dickson, Samuel Henry, 1798-1872. person
correspondedWith Draper, John W. person
associatedWith Duveen, Albert. person
associatedWith Duyckinck, Evert A. (Evert Augustus), 1816-1878. person
associatedWith Elliott, Charles Loring. person
associatedWith Embury, Emma C. (Emma Catherine), 1806-1863. person
associatedWith Field, William B. Osgood, collector. person
associatedWith Gardiner, Edward Carey, ca. 1879-1945. person
associatedWith Gay, Edward, 1837-1928. person
associatedWith Graham, Robert Claverhouse person
associatedWith Hart, Charles Henry, 1847-1918. person
associatedWith Hatch, John Davis. person
associatedWith Hemenway, Amy, collector. person
correspondedWith Henry, Joseph, 1797-1878 person
associatedWith Hicks, Thomas person
associatedWith Historical Society of Pennsylvania. corporateBody
associatedWith Huntington family
associatedWith Huntington family (New York, N. Y.) family
associatedWith Kensett, John Frederick, 1816-1872. person
associatedWith Koehler, S. R. (Sylvester Rosa), 1837-1900 person
associatedWith LeConte, John L., (John Lawrence), 1825-1883 person
associatedWith Marchant, Edward Dalton, 1806-1887. person
associatedWith McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891. person
associatedWith Mitchell, Donald Grant, 1822-1908. person
associatedWith National Academy of Design (U.S.). corporateBody
associatedWith Perraud, Philibert, b. 1815. person
associatedWith Robb, James, 1814-1881. person
associatedWith Sherman, William T. (William Tecumseh), 1820-1891. person
associatedWith Sill, Joseph, 1801-1854. person
associatedWith Smillie family. family
associatedWith Staten Island Institute of Arts and Sciences. corporateBody
correspondedWith Sumner, Charles, 1811-1874 person
associatedWith Washington, George, 1732-1799. person
associatedWith Washington, Martha, 1731-1802. person
associatedWith Weir, John Ferguson, 1841-1926. person
associatedWith Weir, Julian Alden, 1852-1919. person
associatedWith Weitenkampf, Frank, 1866-1962. person
associatedWith Wright, W. P. person
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Christian art
Artists--Autographs
Portrait painters
Art criticism
Art--Exhibitions
Painters
Religious thought--History--19th century
Lectures and lecturing
Correspondence
Arts
Fine Arts
Art--History
presidents
Occupation
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Birth 1816-10-04

Death 1906-04-19

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