Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932

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Julius Garibaldi Melchers was an artist.

From the description of Julius Garibaldi Melchers papers, 1878-1928. (Detroit Public Library). WorldCat record id: 51538563

Painter, mural painter and portrait painter. Lived at "Belmont", his home in Falmouth, Virginia, near Fredericksburg.

Born in Detroit, Michigan. Studied at Royal Art Academy, Dusseldorf, Germany; and Ecole des Beaux-Arts and Academie Julian, Paris. Won Grand Prize at 1889 Paris Exposition along with John Singer Sargent. Received LL. D. from the University of Michigan. Painted portrait of President Theodore Roosevelt in 1908. Invited to paint murals for the Library of Congress and the Chicago World's Columbian Exposition of 1893. Member of the International Board of Judges at the Chicago Exposition. President of the New Society of Artists, 1920-1929.

From the description of Gari Melchers papers, 1887-1947. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 77852095

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Lovell, Tom, 1909-1997. Tom Lovell papers, circa 1845-1997. National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum
creatorOf Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871. Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter family papers, 1840-1961. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932. Gari Melchers letter to Millet concerning the acquisition of one of his paintings by the Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1911. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn James Graham & Sons records, 1815, 1821, circa 1896-2011 Archives of American Art
creatorOf Frank K.M. Rehn Galleries. Frank K.M. Rehn Galleries records, 1858-1969, bulk 1919-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Donaldson, Bruce M., d. 1940. Bruce M. Donaldson letters from Gari Melchers, 1928 May 9 and May 22. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Charles Lang Freer Papers, 1876-1931 Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
creatorOf Century illustrated monthly magazine. Century Magazine letters, 1870-1918. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932. Gari Melchers : 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 Frank K. M. Rehn Galleries records, 1858-1969 (bulk 1919-1968) Archives of American Art
creatorOf Donaldson, John M., 1854-1941. John M. Donaldson papers, 1873-1938. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Burroughs, Clyde H. (Clyde Huntley), 1882-1973. Letters and photographs from artists, 1915-1937. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Milch Gallery. Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932. Julius Garibaldi Melchers papers, 1878-1928. Detroit Public Library, Detroit Main Library
creatorOf Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933. William Henry Holmes artists' files, 1879-1932. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Colt, Thomas Clyde, 1905-. Thomas Clyde Colt papers, 1853-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Clark, Frank Scott, 1865-1937. Gari Melchers [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Cottier & Co. (New York, N.Y.). Cottier & Co. exhibition catalogs, [undated] and 1912. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932. Gari Melchers : [vertical file]. Morris Museum of Art Library
creatorOf Lockman, DeWitt McClellan, 1870-1957,. Interviews of artists and architects associated with the National Academy of Design, 1926-1927. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf MELCHERS, GARI. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Lockman, DeWitt McClellan, 1870-1957. DeWitt M. Lockman interviews with artists, 1927. Churchill County Museum
creatorOf Freer, Charles Lang, 1854-1919. Charles Lang Freer selected papers, 1876-1931. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Milch Gallery. Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Century Company records, 1870-1924 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn Cone, Virginia Dare, b. 1908. Cone and related families research, 1961-1982. South Carolina Historical Society, SCHS
referencedIn Milch Gallery records, 1911-1980 Archives of American Art
creatorOf Birnbaum, Martin, 1878-1970. Martin Birnbaum papers, 1862-1970. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Moore, Charles, 1855-1942. Charles Moore papers, 1889-1940. University of Michigan, Bentley Historical Library
creatorOf Freer, Charles Lang, 1854-1919. Charles Lang Freer selected papers, 1876-1931. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Montross Gallery. Montross Gallery exhibition catalogs, 1908-1926. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Thomas Prichard Rossiter and Rossiter Family papers, 1840-1961 Archives of American Art
creatorOf Brauner, Olaf M., 1869-1947. Olaf Brauner letters, 1895-1938 [microform]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Donaldson, Bruce M., d. 1940. Bruce M. Donaldson letters from Gari Melchers, 1928 May 9 and May 22. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Charles Moore papers, 1901-1940 Bentley Historical Library , University of Michigan
creatorOf Palmer, Bertha Honoré, 1849-1918. Bertha Honoré Palmer correspondence collection, 1883-1899. Aurora University, Phillips Library
creatorOf Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932. Gari Melchers papers, 1887-1947. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Melchers, Gari, 1860-1932 : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
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associatedWith Birnbaum, Martin, 1878-1970. person
associatedWith Brauner, Olaf M., 1869-1947. person
associatedWith Burroughs, Clyde H. (Clyde Huntley), 1882-1973. person
correspondedWith Century Company corporateBody
associatedWith Century illustrated monthly magazine. corporateBody
associatedWith Clark, Frank Scott, 1865-1937. person
associatedWith Colt, Thomas Clyde, 1905- person
associatedWith Cone, Virginia Dare, b. 1908. person
associatedWith Cottier & Co. (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
correspondedWith Dellenbaugh, Frederick Samuel, 1853-1935 person
associatedWith Donaldson, Bruce M., d. 1940. person
associatedWith Donaldson, John M., 1854-1941. person
associatedWith Frank K.M. Rehn Galleries. corporateBody
associatedWith Freer, Charles Lang, 1854-1919. person
associatedWith Hitchcock, George, 1850-1913. person
associatedWith Holmes, William Henry, 1846-1933. person
associatedWith James Graham & Sons corporateBody
associatedWith Lockman, DeWitt McClellan, 1870-1957. person
associatedWith Lovell, Tom, 1909-1997. person
associatedWith Milch Gallery. corporateBody
correspondedWith Millet, Francis Davis, 1846-1912 person
associatedWith Montross Gallery. corporateBody
associatedWith Moore, Charles, 1855-1942. person
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Palmer, Bertha Honoré, 1849-1918. person
associatedWith Rossiter, Thomas Prichard, 1818-1871. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
Michigan
New York (State)--New York
France--Paris
Michigan--Detroit
Virginia
Subject
Painters
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Muralists
Artists
Art, American
Portrait painters
Soldiers
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Birth 1860-08-11

Death 1932-11-30

Americans

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