Mount, William Sidney (1807-1868)

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Painter of portraits and genre scenes; resident of Setauket (N.Y.).

From the description of William Sidney Mount papers, 1833-1868. (New York University, Group Batchload). WorldCat record id: 58782964

American artist.

From the description of Letter : Stony Brook, N.Y., to J. & H.G. Langley, New York, 1840 Aug. 11. (Bryn Mawr College). WorldCat record id: 24857298

William Sidney Mount: painter; New York City and Stony Brook, Long Island.

Born Setauket, L.I. to Thomas Shephard and Julia Hawkins Mount. Studied at National Academy of Design and with Henry Inman. Importance as an early genre painter. His three brothers Robert, Henry and Shepard and sister Ruth were also artistic and musical.

From the description of William Sidney Mount and Mount family papers, 1830-1947 (bulk 1830-1860). (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 83688674

Painter; Stony Brook, Long Island.

Born Setauket, L.I. to Thomas Shephard and Julia Hawkins Mount. Studied at National Academy of Design and with Henry Inman. Importance as an early genre painter. His three brothers and sister Ruth were also artistic and musical.

From the description of William Sidney Mount papers, 1830-1860. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 84400964

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creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. William Sidney Mount papers, 1830-1860. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. William Sidney Mount and Mount family papers, 1830-1947 (bulk 1830-1860). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Buffet, Edward P., b. 1873. William Sidney Mount, a biography : the story of old-time life in Brookhaven North, told through his pictures / by Edward P. Buffet. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. William Sidney Mount papers, 1833-1868. New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. Letter : Stony Brook, N.Y., to J. & H.G. Langley, New York, 1840 Aug. 11. Bryn Mawr College, Mariam Coffin Canaday Library
referencedIn Buffet, Edward P. Papers, 1856-1934. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn E. Maurice Bloch papers, circa 1925-1989 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974. Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers, 1830-1960. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Museums at Stony Brook (Stony Brook, N.Y.). Photograph collection, ca.1840-1990. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. William S. Mount autograph letter to Samuel P. Avery, 1862. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn William Sidney Mount [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904. Samuel Putnam Avery papers, 1857-1902. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Hatch, John Davis. Collection, 1801-[ca. 1950] Winterthur Library
referencedIn Raynham Hall Museum. Miscellaneous documents, 1785-ca. 1960. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Smithtown Library. Richard H. Handley Long Island History Room. Miscellaneous collections: family papers, "M-P," 1741-1882. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
referencedIn Frankenstein, Alfred V. (Alfred Victor), 1906-1981. Alfred Victor Frankenstein papers, 1861-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. Asher B. Durand papers, 1812-1886. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. William S. Mount letter to Samuel P. Avery, 1862. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn E. Maurice Bloch papers, circa 1925-1989 Getty Research Institute
referencedIn Asher B. Durand papers, 1812-1886 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. Elizabeth McCausland papers, 1838-1965 (bulk 1920-1960). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mount family. Papers, 1823-1900. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Graphic Arts File, ca. 1700 - ca. 1950 © 2011 New-York Historical Society
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers, 1834–1963, 1930–1954 University of Delaware Library - Special Collections
referencedIn Mount, William Sidney : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974. Mary Bartlett Cowdrey papers. 1834-1963, bulk 1930-1954. University of Delaware Library, Hugh M Morris Library
referencedIn American Art-Union Print Collection, 1840-1851 @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
creatorOf MOUNT, WILLIAM SIDNEY. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Whitney Museum of American Art. Whitney Museum of American Art artists' files and records, 1914-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Historical Society of the Westburys (Westbury, Nassau County, N.Y.). Historical files, ca. 1730-1990. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868. Letter, 1844. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Mount, William Sidney, 1807-1868 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
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associatedWith Audubon, Victor Gifford, 1809-1860. person
correspondedWith Avery, Samuel Putnam, 1822-1904 person
associatedWith Bloch, E. Maurice. person
associatedWith Buffet, Edward P. person
associatedWith Canning, Josiah D. (Josiah Dean), 1816-1892. person
associatedWith Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848 person
associatedWith Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974 person
associatedWith Daguerre, Louis Jacques Mandé, 1787-1851 person
associatedWith Durand, A. B. (Asher Brown), 1796-1886. person
associatedWith Fauvel-Gouraud, Francis. person
associatedWith Frankenstein, Alfred V. (Alfred Victor), 1906-1981. person
associatedWith Hatch, John Davis. person
associatedWith Historical Society of the Westburys (Westbury, Nassau County, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Langley, H. G. person
associatedWith Langley, J. person
associatedWith Lanman, Charles, 1819-1895. person
associatedWith McCausland, Elizabeth, 1899-1965. person
associatedWith Mount family. person
associatedWith Mount family. family
associatedWith Mount family. family
associatedWith Mount, Richard E. person
associatedWith Mount, Robert Nelson, 1806-1883. person
associatedWith Mount, Shepard Alonzo, 1804-1868. person
associatedWith Museums at Stony Brook (Stony Brook, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Raynham Hall Museum. corporateBody
associatedWith Seymour, Robert, 1798-1836. person
associatedWith Smithtown Library. Richard H. Handley Long Island History Room. corporateBody
associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--Stony Brook
New York (State)
United States
New York (State)--Stony Brook
New York (State)
Subject
Painters
Art, American
Art--Exhibitions
Portrait painting, American
Genre painting--19th century
Lithography, American
Artists
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Artists
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Birth 1807

Death 1868

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