Papers, ca. 1882-1951.


Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926. Papers, ca. 1882-1951.

Papers, ca. 1882-1951.

Comprises eleven series: correspondence; writings and artwork of Joseph Pennell; writings of Elizabeth Pennell; financial and legal papers; newspaper clippings; Edward Larocque Tinker and Emily Jewell Robins Collections regarding the Pennells; photographs; exhibitions and awards of Joseph Pennell; relief portraits of Joseph Pennell; memorabilia; oversize artwork and memorabilia of Joseph Pennell.

21 boxes + 3 map case drawers.

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Pennell, Joseph, 1857-1926 (person)

Joseph Pennell was an American artist and educator, primarily known for his etchings and illustrations. Much of his early work consisted of city scenes, published in magazines. He later worked on a variety of projects, often illustrating books in collaboration with his wife, author Elizabeth Robins. After spending time in Europe, notably London, Pennell taught art, and the couple collaborated on a biography of James McNeill Whistler. From the description of Joseph Pennell letter to M...

Pennell, Elizabeth Robins, 1855-1936 (person)

Elizabeth Robins Pennell was an American author and editor. She published essays, articles, and travel writing, and served as art critic for several newspapers and magazines. She and her husband, illustrator Joseph Pennell, were friends, collaborators, and biographers of artist James McNeill Whistler. From the description of Elizabeth Robins Pennell letters, 1921-1934. (Pennsylvania State University Libraries). WorldCat record id: 54810288 The American art critic and writer ...

Pennell family. (family)