Allan Marquand letters, 1889-1897

Marquand, Allan, b. 1853 d. 1924
Curator, Art historian
Active in Princeton, N.J.

Collection size: 4 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Letters to Marquand from Hugh C. Robertson about Robertson's work, Oct. 19, 1889, from William H. Grueby enclosing Grueby's resume, March 9, l894, from Edward Kemeys describing his sculpture, May 1895, and from Edwin Howland Blashfield describing Blashfield's scaffolding used for painting in the dome of the Congressional Library, Washington, D.C.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art educator and historian. Specialized in sculpture, particularly Italian sculptors Andrea della Robbia, Giovanni della Robbia, Luce della Robbia and Benedetto and Santi Buglioni. Wrote textbook on history of sculpture.

Donated by Mrs. Douglas Delanoy, Marquand's daughter.

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