Henry Glintenkamp papers, 1911-1960

Glintenkamp, Henry, b. 1887 d. 1946
Painter, Sculptor
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 70 items (on 1 microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Clippings; biographical information; four photographs of Glintenkamp; an exhibition catalog, 1960, "50th Anniversary of Independent Artists of 1910"; an exhibition poster, 1960, for an exhibit at James Graham Gallery; two sketchbooks, 1930-1931, one made while travelling in Italy, the second in Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Czechoslovakia, and Austria; a book by Glintenkamp (its woodcut illustrations derive from the travel sketchbooks), A WANDERER IN WOODCUTS, 1932; two woodcut greeting cards; 30 early sketches, most in pen, ink and wash, 1911, 1916, and 1929; and woodblock prints, 1928, eleven of which are illustrations from GREAT WHITE GODS.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor, painter, primarily an illustrator, and graphic artist; New York, N.Y. A pupil of Henri, and a member of the Independents of 1910. Nickname "Glint." A variation of his name is present in the 50th Anniversary of Independent Artists of 1910 exhibition catalog, where it appears as Henry J. Glintenkamp.

Lent for microfilming by Mrs. Chinnie Glintenkamp.

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