Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925

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Landscape painter, illustrator; New York City. Born 1858. Died 1925.

Willard Metcalf was one of a group known as The Ten American Painters. He worked in the Southwest U.S. painting Zuni Indians 1881-1883. He was associated with artists' colonies in Old Lyme, Conn., and Cornish, N.H.

From the description of Willard Leroy Metcalf sketchbooks, 1879-1882. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 227189069

Painter, illustrator; Olde Lyme, Conn. and Cornish, N.H.

Known for his landscapes.

From the description of Willard L. Metcalf manuscript, 1882-1883. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83334916

Landscape painter, illustrator; New York City.

One of The Ten American Painters. Worked in Southwest U.S. painting Zuni Indians 1881-1883; associated with artists' colonies in Old Lyme, Conn., and Cornish, N.H.

From the description of Willard Leroy Metcalf papers, 1876-1925. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81487342

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Lyme Historical Society. Lyme Historical Society records, [undated] and 1882-1986. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Griswold, Florence, 1850-1937. Florence Griswold papers, [19--]-[19--]. Florence Griswold Museum
creatorOf Taylor, William Ladd, 1854-1926. William Ladd Taylor papers, 1884-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Willard Leroy Metcalf papers, 1876-1925. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Weir, John Ferguson, 1841-1926. John Ferguson Weir papers, 1838-1957 (inclusive), 1861-1928 (bulk). Yale University Library
referencedIn Artists in costume in the Sherwood Studio Building [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916. Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Milch Gallery. Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Willard Leroy Metcalf sketchbooks, 1879-1882. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn The Ten [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Metcalf, Willard : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Shaw, Edwin Coupland, 1863-1941. Edwin Coupland Shaw papers, 1864-1937. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Willard L. Metcalf manuscript, 1882-1883. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Letter, Chester, Vt., to Harold G. Rugg, Hanover, N.H. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn The Papers of Vladimir and Wanda Toscanini Horowitz., 1784-1991 Irving S. Gilmore Music Library, Yale University
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Milch Gallery. Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Metcalf, Willard Leroy, 1858-1925. Willard Leroy Metcalf : 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
referencedIn Muray, Nickolas, 1892-1965. Willard L. Metcalf [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn DuMond, Frank Vincent, 1865-1951. Frank Vincent DuMond papers, 1866-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brauner, Olaf M., 1869-1947. Olaf Brauner letters, 1895-1938 [microform]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Brauner, Olaf M., 1869-1947. person
associatedWith Donoho, Gaines Ruger, 1857-1916. person
associatedWith DuMond, Frank Vincent, 1865-1951. person
associatedWith Freer, Charles Lang, 1856-1919. person
associatedWith Griswold, Florence, 1850-1937. person
associatedWith Horowitz, Vladimir, 1903-1989 person
associatedWith Horowitz, Wanda Toscanini. person
associatedWith Lyme Historical Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Milch Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Muray, Nickolas, 1892-1965. person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Rugg, Harold Goddard, 1883-1957. person
associatedWith Shaw, Edwin Coupland, 1863-1941. person
associatedWith Taylor, William Ladd, 1854-1926. person
associatedWith Weir, John Ferguson, 1841-1926. person
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New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
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Landscape painters
Indians of North America
Painters
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Painting, American
Art, American
Landscape painting
Art--Collectors and collecting
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Birth 1858-07-01

Death 1925-03-09

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