Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894

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George Peter Alexander Healy (1813-1894) was an American portrait painter. He studied in Paris and painted in the U.S. and Europe. His best known works were portraits of Daniel Webster, Longfellow, and a series of U.S. presidents.

From the guide to the G.P.A. Healy papers, 1843-1953, (The New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division.)

Portrait and historical painter. Healy painted in the U.S. and Europe.

From the description of George Peter Alexander Healy letter, Seville, Spain, 1888. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 78925963

From the description of George Peter Alexander Healy letters, 1860-1861. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 79604497

Painter.

From the description of G. P. A. Healy papers, 1857-1863. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 70983209

Portrait painter.

From the description of George Peter Alexander Healy : miscellaneous papers, 1845-1884. (Filson Historical Society, The). WorldCat record id: 49279815

Portrait painter; Boston, Mass.

From the description of George P.A. Healy letters, 1846-1848. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83923339

George Peter Alexander Healy (1813-1894) was an American portrait painter.

He studied in Paris and painted in the U.S. and Europe. His best known works were portraits of Daniel Webster, Longfellow, and a series of U.S. presidents.

From the description of G.P.A. Healy papers, 1843-1953. (New York Public Library). WorldCat record id: 122364011

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Role Title Holding Repository
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. George P.A. Healy letters, 1846-1848. Archives of American Art
creatorOf De Mare, Marie. Research material on George Peter Alexander Healy, 1811-1966. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Balch, Edwin Swift, 1856-1927,. Papers of the Balch family, 1760-1955. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Berrien, John MacPherson, 1781-1856. Letters to Littleton W. Tazewell, 1825-1849. Georgia Newspaper Project
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. George Peter Alexander Healy letters, 1860-1861. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Newberry Library. Office of the President and Librarian. Program and projects files, 1888-1976. Newberry Library
referencedIn Katharine McCook Knox Papers, 1802-1975 Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Ream, Vinnie, 1847-1914. Vinnie Ream and Richard Leveridge Hoxie papers, 1853-1937 (bulk 1853-1914). Library of Congress
referencedIn Sellers, Charles Coleman, 1903-1980. Papers, ca. 1940s-1978. American Philosophical Society Library
referencedIn Vinnie Ream and R. L. Hoxie Papers, 1853-1937, (bulk 1853-1914) Library of Congress. Manuscript Division
referencedIn Young, Eugenia, 1843?-1936. Young family papers, [ca.1845]-1936. Kentucky Department of Libraries and Archives, Kentucky Guide Project Office
referencedIn Hay, Thomas Robson, b. 1888. Thomas R. Hay research material on George Peter Alexander Healy, 1952-1954. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Newberry Library. Board of Trustees. Trustee general correspondence, 1886-1953. Newberry Library
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. [Letter] 1876 June 19 [to Leonard Wells] Volk, Chicago / Geo. P. Healy. University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign
referencedIn Powers, Hiram, 1805-1873. Papers, 1819-1953 (bulk: 1835-1883) Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866. Jared Sparks collection of American manuscripts, 1582-1843 Houghton Library
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. George Peter Alexander Healy letter, Seville, Spain, 1888. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hart, Joel T. (Joel Tanner), 1810-1877. Joel Tanner Hart Papers, 1836-1877. The Filson Historical Society
referencedIn Appleton, Samuel, 1766-1853. Letter, 1849 July 9, Boston, to Nathan Lord, Hanover, N.H. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Duveen, Albert,. Albert Duveen collection of artists' letters and ephemera, 1808-1910. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Powers, Hiram, 1805-1873. Hiram Powers papers, 1819-1953, bulk 1835-1883. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Smithsonian Institution. Office of the Secretary. Correspondence, 1863-1879 Smithsonian Institution Archives
creatorOf G.P.A. Healy papers, 1843-1953 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. George P.A. Healy letter to Charles Warren Cram, undated. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Stevenson, Mary Pasco Conrad. John C. Calhoun portraits collection, 1959-1982. Clemson University Libraries, Robert Muldrow Cooper Library
creatorOf Morrison, Dorilus, 1814-1897. Dorilus Morrison and family papers, 1706-1913. Minnesota Historical Society Library
creatorOf Lewis Cass papers (1774-1924) William L. Clements Library
referencedIn Duveen, Albert. Albert Duveen art reference files, [ca. 1831-1950]. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Durrett, Reuben T. (Reuben Thomas), 1824-1913. Reuben T. Durrett miscellaneous papers, 1853-1909. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. Letter, 1870 June 6, Luzern, Switzerland, to Lyman Trumbull. Connecticut Historical Society
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. Invitation, 1851 September 5, Boston, to Phillip Greelee [n.p.]. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Haven, Franklin, 1804-1893. Papers, 1751-1889. Massachusetts Historical Society
creatorOf Buchanan, James, 1791-1868. Selected art related letters from the James Buchanan papers, 1837-1867. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. Portrait of Edgar Allan Poe [manuscript], n.d. University of Virginia. Library
referencedIn Biography -- Healy, George Peter Alexander. Daughters of the Republic of Texas Library
referencedIn Samuel Gray Ward and Anna Hazard Barker Ward papers, 1823-1934 (inclusive) 1837-1900 (bulk). Houghton Library
referencedIn Portrait file: Guide. Houghton Library
referencedIn Healy family. Healy family papers, 1816-1973. Archives of American Art
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. Archives of American Art
referencedIn Graham, J. D. (James Duncan), 1799-1865. Myers-Burrage-Graham Papers (I) Group C. William & Mary Libraries
referencedIn George Walter Vincent Smith Museum. Photographs of artists in their Paris studios, 1880-1890. Archives of American Art
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. George Peter Alexander Healy : miscellaneous papers, 1845-1884. The Filson Historical Society
creatorOf Healy, G. P. A. (George Peter Alexander), 1813-1894. G.P.A. Healy papers, 1843-1953. New York Public Library System, NYPL
referencedIn Smith, George Walter Vincent, 1832-1923. [Artists in their Paris studios,] 1880-1890. [graphic]. Archives of American Art
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associatedWith Allen, Anna C. person
associatedWith Appleton, Samuel, 1766-1853. person
associatedWith Beauregard, G. T. (Gustave Toutant), 1818-1893. person
associatedWith Berrien, John MacPherson, 1781-1856. person
associatedWith Buchanan, James, 1791-1868. person
associatedWith Calhoun, John C. (John Caldwell), 1782-1850. person
correspondedWith Cram, Charles Warren person
correspondedWith Dahlgren, Madeleine Vinton, 1825-1898 person
associatedWith De Mare, Marie. person
associatedWith Douglas, Stephen A. (Stephen Arnold), 1813-1861 person
associatedWith Durrett, Reuben T. (Reuben Thomas), 1824-1913. person
associatedWith Duveen, Albert, person
associatedWith George Walter Vincent Smith Museum corporateBody
associatedWith Graham, J. D. (James Duncan), 1799-1865. person
associatedWith Graham, Robert Claverhouse person
associatedWith Grant, Ulysses S. (Ulysses Simpson), 1822-1885 person
associatedWith Greelee, Phillip. person
associatedWith Hart, Joel T. (Joel Tanner), 1810-1877. person
associatedWith Haven, Franklin, 1804-1893. person
associatedWith Hayne, Robert Young, 1791-1839. person
associatedWith Hay, Thomas Robson, b. 1888. person
associatedWith Healy family. family
correspondedWith Hoxie, R. L. (Richard Leveridge), 1844-1930 person
associatedWith Jackson, Andrew, 1767-1845 person
associatedWith Knox, Katharine McCook. person
associatedWith Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth, 1807-1882 person
correspondedWith Macleod, William person
associatedWith Morrison, Dorilus, 1814-1897. person
associatedWith Newberry Library. Board of Trustees. corporateBody
associatedWith Newberry Library. Office of the President and Librarian. corporateBody
associatedWith Poe, Edgar Allan, 1809-1849 person
associatedWith Powers, Hiram, 1805-1873. person
correspondedWith Ream, Vinnie, 1847-1914. person
associatedWith Robb, James, 1814-1881. person
associatedWith Scott, Winfield, 1786-1866. person
associatedWith Sellers, Charles Coleman, 1903-1980. person
associatedWith Sparks, Jared, 1789-1866 person
associatedWith Stevenson, Mary Pasco Conrad person
associatedWith Taylor, Zachary, 1784-1850 person
associatedWith Trumbull, Lyman, 1813-1896. person
associatedWith Tyler, John, 1790-1862 person
correspondedWith Tyler, Robert, 1816-1877 person
correspondedWith Volk, Leonard Wells, 1828-1895 person
associatedWith Ward, Samuel Gray. person
associatedWith Webster, Daniel, 1782-1852. person
associatedWith William L. Clements Library. corporateBody
associatedWith Young, Eugenia, 1843?-1936. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Massachusetts--Boston
United States
United States
United States
Subject
Portrait painters--Correspondence
Painting, American
Portrait painters
Presidents--Portraits
Portrait painting--19th century
Presidents--United States--Portraits
Artists--Correspondence
Occupation
Painter
Artists
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Person

Birth 1813-07-15

Death 1894-06-24

Americans

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