Papers of Prentice Van Walbeck Duell, 1894-1960 (inclusive).

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Duell, Prentice, 1894-1960. Papers of Prentice Van Walbeck Duell, 1894-1960 (inclusive).

Papers of Prentice Van Walbeck Duell, 1894-1960 (inclusive).

Papers consist of Duell's incoming correspondence, 1924-1952, from William Foxwell Albright, Bernard Berenson, James H. Breasted, Charles Connick, Ralph Adams Cram, Christopher Dawson, Mrs. Cecil B. DeMille, Edward Forbes, Werner Jaeger, Fiske Kimball, Ulrich Middledorf, Paul Manship, and many other acquaintances of Duell. Subject file including: notebooks, fieldbooks, and other material, especially pertaining to painting techniques amd the analysis of pigments used by ancient painters. Book, article and lecture file with research material (including many photos) for two unpublished books: Etruscan Painting of the Fifth Century B.C. at Tarquinia, and The Palette of the Ancient Painter. Also published articles and chapters from books. Oversized material consisting of photos, plates and original drawings by Prentice Duell pertaining to the technique of the ancient painter.

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DeMille, Cecil B., Mrs.

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Connick, Charles J. (Charles Jay), 1875-

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Stained glass artist; Boston, Mass. Opened Charles J. Connick Studios, Boston, Mass. in 1913. Revived techniques and designs of English and French designers of the Middle Ages. He worked primarily in ecclesiastical designs. He married Mabel Robinson Coombs in 1920. After his death in 1945, the firm was headed by Orin Skinner, and renamed Charles J. Connick Associates. From the description of Charles J. Connick papers, 1901-1949. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 81339411 ...

Breasted, James Henry, 1865-1935

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James Henry Breasted was a scholar, author, and explorer; as America's first Egyptologist, he pioneered the Oriental Instiutute at the University of Chicago. After graduating from Yale, he studied Egyptology in Berlin before teaching at the University of Chicago. During a long sabbatical from teaching he undertook the field work that formed the foundation of his reputation and scholarship, leading to a groundbreaking series of widely-read books and articles. His pioneering efforts, personal ener...

Jaeger, Werner, 1888-1961

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Werner Jaeger was a professor of classics at the University of Berlin and at Harvard University. From the description of Papers, ca. 1898-1970. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 612452662 Jaeger taught the classics at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Werner Jaeger, 1934-1961 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973078 ...

Tallmadge, Thomas E. (Thomas Eddy), 1876-1940

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Architect. From the description of Thomas Eddy Tallmadge collection, 1908-1938. (Art Institute of Chicago). WorldCat record id: 81717886 ...

Middledorf, Ulrich.

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Manship, Paul, 1885-1966

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Sculptor. From the description of Reminiscences of Paul Manship : oral history, 1956. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 309733743 From the description of Paul Manship interview, 1959 Feb. 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 80437629 Sculptor; New York, N.Y. From the description of Paul Manship papers, 1863-1965. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 122502772 From the description of Paul Manship interview, 1956 Oct. 9-31...

Conant, Kenneth John, 1894-

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Conant graduated from Harvard in 1915 and taught fine arts and architecture at Harvard. From the description of Papers of Kenneth J. Conant, 1907-1975 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 76973301 ...

Cram, Ralph Adams, 1863-1942

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In 1887 Cram joined with Charles Wentworth to open an architectural office (Cram and Wentworth) in Boston. In 1891 Bertram G. Goodhue joined them. Shortly thereafter Wentworth died and the firm became Cram, Goodhue & Ferguson, which it remained until 1910 when Goodhue left to form his own firm in New York. Cram & Ferguson kept that name even when younger partners joined in 1925 and after Ferguson died in 1926. From the description of [Unidentified church] [graphic] : [perspec...

Dawson, Christopher, 1889-1970

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Correspondence to Lewis Mumford from Christopher Dawson and his wife, Valery Dawson. From the description of Letters, 1922-1924, to Lewis Mumford. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 155867772 Catholic historian. From the description of Papers, 1948-1969. (University of Notre Dame). WorldCat record id: 24039506 ...

Bosworth, Welles, 1869-1966

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Kimball, Fiske, 1888-1955

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Museum director, architect. Educated at Harvard (M.Arch. 1912) and University of Michigan (Ph.D. 1915). Founder and director of the Institute of Fine Arts at New York University (1923-1925). Director of Philadelphia Museum of Art (1925-1955). From the description of Papers of Sidney Fiske Kimball, 1918-1952 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 269301918 Sydney Fiske Kimball, b. Newton, Mass. Architect, architectural historian, professor of architecture and ...

Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959

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Art critic and author. From the description of Autograph letter signed : London, to J. Pierpont Morgan, 1909 July 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270133470 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Vallombrosa, to Belle da Costa Greene, 1947 Aug. 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270134320 From the description of Autograph letter signed : Paris, to Walter C. Baker, 1950 June 13. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270870298 Berenson, an art historian...

Duell, Prentice, 1894-1960.

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Architect, archaeologist. Educated at Harvard (MAR, 1924). Field director of Sakkarah Expedition in Egypt (1930-1936). Research fellow at Fogg Art Museum, Harvard (1939-1960). From the description of Papers of Prentice Van Walbeck Duell, 1894-1960 (inclusive). (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 229474739 Sources: Harvard Alumni Directory, Harvard Quinquennial Catalogue, and NCAB 44:226-7 (1962). ...

Albright, William Foxwell, 1891-1971

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Orientalist, Professor of Semitic Languages, Johns Hopkins University, 1929-1958. From the description of Papers, 1916-1972 (inclusive). (Harvard University, Divinity School Library). WorldCat record id: 181964363 William Foxwell Albright was an Orientalist, archaeologist, and linguist. He received his Ph.D. from John Hopkins in 1916 and then took a professorship there in 1927, and was the W. W. Spence Professor of Semitic Languages, 1930-1958. Albright was the ...

Forbes, Edward W. (Edward Waldo), 1873-1969

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Relation of Alexander Forbes (1882-1965). From the description of Correspondence to Van Wyck Brooks, 1959. (University of Pennsylvania Library). WorldCat record id: 176629718 Forbes graduated from Harvard in 1895. From the description of Notes in Zoology 1, 1893. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77073959 From the description of Notes and midyear thesis in Philosophy 9, 1894-1895. (Harvard University). WorldCat record id: 77074017 From t...