Richard Murray research material regarding Abbott Handerson Thayer, circa 1900-2006.

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Murray, Richard, 1942-. Richard Murray research material regarding Abbott Handerson Thayer, circa 1900-2006.

Richard Murray research material regarding Abbott Handerson Thayer, circa 1900-2006.

Research files, correspondence, writings, and photographs compiled by Murray documenting the life and career of American painter Abbott Handerson Thayer. The bulk of the collection comprises of research files pertaining Thayer that include newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, biographical information, conservation files, gallery records, and photocopies of articles and photographs. Also included is correspondence regarding Thayer with Thayer's family members and Murray's peers. Also included is Murray's doctoral thesis, "Abbot H. Thayer's mural Florence Protecting the Arts." Photographs and slides are of Thayer with family and friends, and of works by Thayer and other related artists including x-ray prints of various works by Thayer, and photographs of works in progress.

8.4 linear feet.

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Thayer, Abbott Handerson, 1849-1921

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Painter; Dublin, New Hampshire. From the description of Abbott Handerson Thayer papers, 1861-1936 [microform]. 1962. (Defense Special Weapons Agency). WorldCat record id: 79732064 American painter. From the description of Autograph letter signed : Dublin, N.H., to Mr. Clark, [no year] Jun. 16. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270571900 Artist Abbott Handerson Thayer was born in Boston and raised in rural New Hampshire, where he became an avid outdoorsman a...

Murray, Richard N., 1942-2006

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Richard Murray (1942-2006) was a curator and art historian at the Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. who specialized in Abbott Thayer. Murray was researching to write a book about Thayer. From the description of Richard Murray research material regarding Abbott Handerson Thayer, 1948-2004, bulk 1994-2001. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 779477656 From the description of Richard Murray research material regarding Abbott Handerson Thayer, circa 1900-2006. (Unkn...