Frank Russell Green collection, 1899-1953

Green, Frank Russell, b. 1856 d. 1940
Painter
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 15 items.

Collection Summary: 15 items relating to the career of painter Frank Russell Green, mainly printed material, including: five reproductions of Green's illustrations; a magazine article about Green; an exhibition announcement for the Société Anonyme "La Glypto" Salon de 1900; multiple pages from the French art journal "L'Art Fran­cais" including a reproduction of Green's "Le Soir (Hollande)"; a letter from the curator of the Chicago Historical Society to Green's daughter, Mrs. Alexander McKinlay Lackey; a two-page typewritten biography of Green from the Chapellier Gallery in Flushing, N.Y.; and one unidentified photograph, possibly Green seated in his studio.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; New York. Green studied in Paris with Boulanger, Lefebvre, Collin and Courtois, and during his career received numerous exhibitions and awards, including an honorable mention at the Paris Salon of 1900.

Donated 2000 by The Walters Art Gallery via William R. Johnston, curator. The gallery had received it from an unknown source.

How to Use this Collection

  • Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
  • For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.