Charles Volkmar papers, 1827-1985.


Volkmar, Charles, 1841-1914. Charles Volkmar papers, 1827-1985.

Charles Volkmar papers, 1827-1985.

Printed material, biographical material, correspondence, and photographs (ca. 1860-1920) documenting the Volkmar family's involvement in the development of the ceramics industry in northeastern America. The collection focuses on Charles Volkmar but the careers of Carl, Leon (1879-1959), and Charles Volkmar, Sr. (1809-1892) are also documented.

1.2 linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel)

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Volkmar, Charles, 1809-1892 (person)

Volkmar, Charles, 1841-1914 (person)

Charles Volkmar was a painter, etcher, and potter. He studied in France with Antoine Louis Bazre and Henri Harpignes for about 15 years and then worked in the New York City area for many years. At first a landscape and animal painter, Volkmar later became a potter and is best known for his art pottery. From the description of Drawings for ceramics, 1888-1894. (Winterthur Library). WorldCat record id: 122394128 Ceramist, painter. Born in Baltimore, Ch...

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