Ammi Phillips papers, 1958-1959

Phillips, Ammi, b. 1788 d. 1865
Portrait painter, Folk artist
Active in Mass.; Conn.; N.Y.

Collection size: 2 v. (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Scrapbook pages containing research notes regarding primitive American art; articles on early American artists, or limners, and their works; research material regarding Ammi Phillips.

Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait painter and folk artist; New York (State)

Lent for microfilming 1968 by the Museum of Early American Folk Arts.

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