Sloan, John, 1871-1951

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Illustrator, painter, etcher, teacher, writer, lithographer; lived in New York City and Santa Fe, N.M.

From the description of John Sloan manuscript collection, 1871-1997. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 775599666

Painter, etcher, illustrator, teacher, writer, and lithographer; lived in New York City and Santa Fe, N.M.; John Sloan and Will Shuster, painter, graphic artist, illustrator, and sculptor, first met in the summer of 1920, their friendship lasted until Sloan's death in 1951.

From the description of Letters from John Sloan to Will and Selma Shuster, 1921-1947. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 230741405

Painter; New York, N.Y.

From the description of John Sloan printed materials, 1894-1950. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 86122631

American painter.

From the description of Newspaper clippings and magazine articles, 1893-1950. (Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)). WorldCat record id: 122569217

American artist John Sloan was born and raised in Pennsylvania, later moving to New York. His early work, both freelance and for newspapers, focused on illustration and design; he was also a masterful printmaker. As a member of ther Ashcan School and one of The Eight, his paintings featured realistic and often gritty street scenes, depicting the less glamorous side of urban life. He was also a gifted teacher.

From the description of John Sloan letters, 1915-1924. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 56717698

Painter, printmaker, illustrator, teacher; New York, N.Y. and Santa Fe, N.M.

Member of "The Eight."

Painter; New York, N.Y.

From the description of John Sloan letters and sketch, 1909-1933. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81992707

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referencedIn Tamotsu, Ch⁻uz⁻o, 1888-1975. Papers, 1924-1995. University of New Mexico-Main Campus
creatorOf Barile, Xavier J., 1891-1981. Xavier J. Barile papers, 1901-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn New York Artists Equity Association. New York Artists Equity Association records, 1944-2003. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Whitney Studio Club. Whitney Studio Club exhibition catalogs and announcements, [undated] and 1916-1930. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn New York Artists Equity Association. New York Artists Equity Association records, 1944-2010. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Whitney Museum of American Art. Artists files, [ca. 1930]-1986. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Newspaper clippings and magazine articles, 1893-1950. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. John Sloan letters and sketch, 1909-1933. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Shuster, Will. Will Shuster papers, 1889-1971. Museum of New Mexico Library
creatorOf Kraushaar Galleries. Kraushaar Galleries records, 1901-1968, bulk 1926-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Storrs, John Henry Bradley, 1885-1956. John Henry Bradley Storrs papers, 1847-1987. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Shinn, Everett, 1876-1953. Everett Shinn collection, 1877-1958. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Dickey, John Sloan, 1907-. Memorandum, 1981 April 16, Hanover, N.H., to Malcolm Cochran, Hanover, N.H. Dartmouth College Library
referencedIn Knee, Ernest,. [John Sloan] [graphic] / Ernest Knee. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Burton, Irving F. (Irving Frederick), 1918-. Irving F. Burton papers, 1816-1967. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965. Abraham Walkowitz papers, 1904-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965. Abraham Walkowitz papers, 1904-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sterner, Marie, 1880-1953. Marie Sterner and Marie Sterner Gallery papers, 1913-1951. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. John Sloan printed materials, 1894-1950. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Pach, Walter, 1883-1958. Walter Pach papers, 1883-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Navas, Elizabeth S., 1885-1979. Elizabeth S. Navas papers, 1939-1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Henri, Robert, 1865-1929. Robert Henri papers, 1870-1954. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Shinn, Everett, 1876-1953. Everett Shinn collection, 1877-1959. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sloan, John : Biographical file. Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
referencedIn Kwiat, Joseph J. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1948-1949. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Schofield, Walter Elmer, 1867-1944. Walter Elmer Schofield papers, 1885-1974. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Barber, John, 1893-1965. John Barber papers, 1911-1975. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Museum of Fine Arts (Museum of New Mexico). Museum of Fine Arts correspondence, 1910-1978. Museum of New Mexico Library
referencedIn Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963. Correspondence : with Carl Zigrosser, 1953-1968. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Sloan, Helen Farr, 1911-2005. Helen Farr Sloan interview, 1988 July 17. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn American Federation of Arts. American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969). Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1920-1961. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn American Federation of Arts records, 1895-1993 (bulk 1909-1969) Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn John Sloan in his studio [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Henri, Robert, 1865-1929. Robert Henri papers, 1870-1954. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Shinn, Everett, 1876-1953. Everett Shinn collection, 1894-1953. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. John Sloan letter to Henry W. Kent, 1921. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Morse, Peter. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1965-1971. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Wortman, Denys, 1887-1958. Denys Wortman papers, 1887-1980. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kraushaar Galleries. Kraushaar Galleries records, 1901-1968, bulk 1926-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. John Sloan manuscript collection, 1871-1997. Helen Farr Sloan Library
creatorOf Weber, Max, 1881-1961. Max Weber papers, 1904-1962. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Shinn, Everett, 1876-1953. Everett Shinn collection, 1894-1953. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Henri, Robert, 1865-1929. Robert Henri papers, 1857-1958 (bulk 1886-1929). Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987. Oral history interview Raphael Soyer, 1981 May 13-June 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn People's Art Guild. People's Art Guild exhibition catalogs, [1917 and ca. 1920]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Helen Farr Sloan, Philadelphia Inquirer, notebooks, 1886–1896 University of Delaware Library – Special Collections
referencedIn Tamotsu, Chūzō, 1888-1975. Chuzo Tamotzu papers, 1920-1982. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Fitzgerald, Richard. Richard Fitzgerald papers, 1930-1972. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Philadelphia Museum of Art. Selections from the Philadelphia Museum of Art's Archives of American Art collection, 1866-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Yeats, John Butler, 1839-1922. John Butler Yeats collection, 1909-1978 (bulk 1911-1922). Princeton University Library
referencedIn Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976. Alexander Calder interview, 1971 Oct. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987. Oral history interview Raphael Soyer, 1981 May 13-1981 June 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Schrag, Karl. Interview with Karl Schrag, 1970 Oct. 14-Oct. 20 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Letters from John Sloan to Will and Selma Shuster, 1921-1947. Delaware Art Museum
creatorOf John MacIntosh Duff Collection. Misc. documents including indenture, will, death certificate concerning J. Leggatt and J. Sloan. Amherstburg. University of Guelph
referencedIn Schmidt, Katherine, 1898-1978. Oral history interview with Katherine Schmidt, 1969 Dec. 8-15. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Armer, Ruth, 1896-1977,. Oral history interview with Ruth Armer, 1974 Aug. 14 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Shinn, Everett, 1876-1953. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1945. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Walter Pach papers, 1880-1980 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Whitney Museum of American Art. Whitney Museum of American Art artists' files and records, 1914-1966. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Barn Gallery Associates (Ogunquit, Me.). Barn Gallery Associates selected records, 1966-1987. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. John Sloan letters, 1915-1924. Pennsylvania State University Libraries
creatorOf Artists and Writers Dinner Club, New York. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1933-1934. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Nagler, Fred, 1891-1983. Fred and Edith Nagler papers, 1913-1979. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kraushaar Galleries. Kraushaar Galleries records, 1885-1968, bulk 1926-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries. C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries exhibition catalogs, [undated] and 1918-1927. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974. Oral history interview with Adolph Gottlieb, 1967 Oct. 25. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Watrous, James, 1908-. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1946-1963. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987. Oral history interview with Raphael Soyer, 1981 May 13-June 1. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kraushaar Galleries. Kraushaar Galleries records, 1885-2006. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sloan, Helen Farr, 1911-2005. Helen Farr Sloan Philadelphia Inquirer notebooks. 1886-1896. University of Delaware Library, Hugh M Morris Library
referencedIn Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976. Alexander Calder interview, 1971 Oct. 26 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Roberts, Mary Fanton, 1871-1956. Mary Fanton Roberts papers, 1880-1956. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Museum of Fine Arts (Museum of New Mexico). Museum of Fine Arts exhibition vertical file, 1917-[ongoing]. Museum of New Mexico Library
creatorOf Kraushaar Galleries. Kraushaar Galleries records, 1885-2006. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Armer, Ruth, 1896-1977. Ruth Armer interview, 1974 Aug. 14. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Wickey, Harry. Harry Wickey papers, 1918-1973. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Blanch, Arnold, 1896-1968. Arnold Blanch interview, 1963 June 13-Aug. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Levinson, Abraham F., 1883-1946. Abraham F. Levinson letters, 1917 and 1947. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kraushaar Galleries. Kraushaar Galleries records, 1877-1978, bulk 1926-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Blanch, Arnold, 1896-1968. Oral history interview with Arnold Blanch, 1963 June 13-Aug. 3. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Everett Shinn collection, 1877-1958 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. John Sloan : 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 Sloan, John, 1871-1951. : [miscellaneous ephemeral material]. Metropolitan Museum of Art, Thomas J. Watson Library
referencedIn Dorman, Katherine. Katherine Dorman photograph collection [graphic]. New Mexico State Library
referencedIn Navas, Elizabeth S., 1885-1979. Elizabeth S. Navas papers, 1939-1963. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Artist file : miscellaneous uncataloged material. Museum of Modern Art (MOMA)
referencedIn Museum of Fine Arts (Museum of New Mexico). Museum of Fine Arts vertical file of New Mexican artists, 1917-[ongoing]. Museum of New Mexico Library
creatorOf Kruse, Alexander Z., 1888-1972. Papers of Alexander Z. Kruse, 1890-1972 (bulk 1930s-1960s). Huntington Library, Art Collections & Botanical Gardens
referencedIn Soglow, Otto, 1900-1975. Otto Soglow papers, [undated]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Sloan, Helen Farr, 1911-2005. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1945-1970, n.d. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Dickey, John Sloan, 1907-1991. Correspondence, 1931-1951. Dartmouth College Library
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Correspondence with Theodore Dreiser, 1910-1915. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf La Follette, Suzanne, 1893-1983. Suzanne La Follette letters from John Sloan, 1943-1944. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Kraushaar Galleries. Kraushaar Galleries records, 1901-1968, bulk 1926-1968. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Klauber, Alice Ellen, 1871-1951. Alice Klauber letters, 1907-1946. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Henri, Robert, 1865-1929. Robert Henri papers, 1857-1958 (bulk 1886-1929) Yale University, Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn Sloan, Helen Farr, 1911-2005. Helen Farr Sloan autograph collection, 1886-1964. Helen Farr Sloan Library
referencedIn Schmidt, Katherine, 1898-1978,. Oral history interview with Katherine Schmidt, 1969 Dec. 8-Dec. 15 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Kraushaar Galleries records, 1885-2006 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
referencedIn Papers, 1897-1930. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976. Oral history interview with Alexander Calder, 1971 Oct. 26. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Schrag, Karl. Oral history interview with Karl Schrag, 1970 Oct. 14-Oct. 20 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Valente, Alfredo. John Sloan [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974. Adolph Gottlieb interview, 1967 Oct. 25 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Freeman, Don, 1908-1978,. Oral history interview with Don Freeman, 1965 June 4 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Freeman, Don. Don Freeman interview, 1965 June 4 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Meierhans, Joseph, b. 1890. Joseph Meierhans papers, 1924-1969. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Sloan, John, 1871-1951 : artist file. The Barnes Foundation, Barnes Foundation Libraries and Special Collections
referencedIn Robert Henri papers, 1857-1958, 1886-1929 Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library
referencedIn University of Chicago. Renaissance Society. The Renaissance Society at the University of Chicago records, 1917-1981. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Weichsel, John, 1870-1946. John Weichsel papers, 1905-1922. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Shuster, Will. Will Shuster papers, [undated] and 1914-1970. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Schrag, Karl,. Oral history interview with Karl Schrag, 1970 Oct. 14-20 [sound recording]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Chuzo Tamotsu Papers, 1924-1995 University of New Mexico. Center for Southwest Research
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1914-1951. University of Pennsylvania Library
referencedIn Ohio State University. Billy Ireland Cartoon Library & Museum. John Sloan 1871-1951 biographical file. Ohio State University Libraries
referencedIn John Sloan [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Art Students League (New York, N.Y.). Art Students League records, 1875-1955. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mayer, Ralph, 1895-. Ralph and Bena Frank Mayer papers [ca. 1920]-1964. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Mieth, Hansel, 1909-0. John Sloan [graphic]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn James Boyd Collection of New York City Etchings, 1861-1940, undated (Bulk 1910-1939) @ 2011 New-York Historical Society
referencedIn Museum of Fine Arts Correspondence, 1910-1978 Museum of New Mexico. Fray Angélico Chávez History Library.
creatorOf Burton, Irving F. (Irving Frederick), 1918-. Irving F. Burton papers, 1816-1967. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Sloan, John, 1871-1951. Artist file. Brooklyn Museum Libraries & Archives
referencedIn Mary Fanton Roberts papers, 1880-1956 Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution
Role Title Holding Repository
Relation Name
associatedWith American Academy of Arts and Sciences. corporateBody
associatedWith American Federation of Arts. corporateBody
associatedWith Armer, Ruth, 1896-1977 person
associatedWith Armory Show (1913 : New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Artists and Writers Dinner Club, New York. corporateBody
associatedWith Art Students League (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Barber, John, 1893-1965. person
associatedWith Barile, Xavier J., 1891-1981. person
associatedWith Barn Gallery Associates (Ogunquit, Me.) corporateBody
associatedWith Blanch, Arnold, 1896-1968. person
correspondedWith Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962 person
associatedWith Brooks, Van Wyck, 1886-1963. person
associatedWith Burton, Irving F. (Irving Frederick), 1918- person
associatedWith Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 person
associatedWith C.W. Kraushaar Art Galleries. corporateBody
associatedWith Delaware Art Museum corporateBody
associatedWith Dickey, John Sloan, 1907- person
associatedWith Dorman, Katherine. person
associatedWith Everett Shinn person
associatedWith Fitzgerald, Richard. person
associatedWith Freeman, Don. person
associatedWith Freeman, Don, 1908-1978, person
associatedWith Gottlieb, Adolph, 1903-1974 person
associatedWith Henri, Robert, 1865-1929. person
associatedWith Hudson Guild (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith John MacIntosh Duff Collection. corporateBody
correspondedWith Kent, Henry Watson, 1866-1948 person
associatedWith Klauber, Alice Ellen, 1871-1951. person
associatedWith Knee, Ernest, person
associatedWith Kraushaar Galleries. corporateBody
associatedWith Kraushaar, John F., 1871-1946. person
associatedWith Kruse, Alexander Z., 1888-1972. person
associatedWith Kwiat, Joseph J. person
associatedWith La Follette, Suzanne, 1893-1983. person
associatedWith Levinson, Abraham F., 1883-1946. person
associatedWith Mayer, Ralph, 1895- person
associatedWith Meierhans, Joseph, b. 1890. person
associatedWith Mieth, Hansel, 1909-0. person
associatedWith Morse, Peter. person
associatedWith Museum of Fine Arts (Museum of New Mexico) corporateBody
associatedWith Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Nagler, Fred, 1891-1983. person
associatedWith Navas, Elizabeth S., 1885-1979. person
associatedWith New York Artists Equity Association. corporateBody
associatedWith Pach, Walter person
associatedWith Pach, Walter, 1883-1958. person
associatedWith People's Art Guild. corporateBody
associatedWith Philadelphia Museum of Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Roberts, Mary Fanton person
associatedWith Roberts, Mary Fanton, 1871-1956. person
associatedWith Schmidt, Katherine, 1898-1978 person
associatedWith Schofield, Walter Elmer, 1867-1944. person
associatedWith Schrag, Karl. person
associatedWith Shinn, Everett, 1876-1953. person
correspondedWith Shuster, Selma Schaumann person
correspondedWith Shuster, Will person
correspondedWith Sloan, Dolly, d. 1943 person
associatedWith Sloan, Helen Farr, 1911-2005 person
associatedWith Smolin, Nat, 1890-1950, person
associatedWith Society of Independent Artists (New York, N.Y.) corporateBody
associatedWith Soglow, Otto, 1900-1975. person
associatedWith Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987 person
associatedWith Sterner, Marie, 1880-1953. person
associatedWith Storrs, John Henry Bradley, 1885-1956. person
associatedWith Tamotsu, Ch⁻uz⁻o, 1888-1975. person
associatedWith Tamotsu, Chūzō, 1888-1975. person
associatedWith Tamotsu, Chuzo, 1891-1975 person
associatedWith Traubel, Horace, 1858-1919, person
associatedWith University of Chicago. Renaissance Society. corporateBody
associatedWith Valente, Alfredo. person
associatedWith Walkowitz, Abraham, 1880-1965. person
associatedWith Watrous, James, 1908- person
associatedWith Weber, Max, 1881-1961. person
associatedWith Weichsel, John, 1870-1946. person
associatedWith Whitney Museum of American Art. corporateBody
associatedWith Whitney Studio Club. corporateBody
associatedWith Wickey, Harry. person
associatedWith Wortman, Denys, 1887-1958. person
associatedWith Yeats, John Butler, 1839-1922. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
United States
New York (State)--New York
New York--New York (State)
Santa Fe--New Mexico
United States
Subject
Art, American--20th century
Painters--Correspondence
Eight (Group of American artists)
Art, American
Ashcan school of art
Painting, Modern--20th century
Color in art
Painting, American
Art--American (?)--Reproductions
Artists--Correspondence
Mural painting and decoration
Arts
Painters
Painting
Occupation
Painter
Function

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Birth 1871-08-02

Death 1951-09-07

Americans

English

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