Herman Armour Webster papers, 1900-1974

Webster, Herman A. (Herman Armour), b. 1878 d. 1970
Painter, Sculptor, Printmaker, Illustrator, Etcher
Active in Paris, France; New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.8 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Biographical material; a "List of Engravings and States by Chronological Order"; a list of etchings and dry-points presented to the National Collection of Fine Arts by Moune G.H. Webster; photographs of Webster, his studio on the Rue d'Artois, and his etchings; exhibition catalogs, correspondence, printed articles about Webster, and clippings; and 3 issues of THE STUDIO, London.

Biographical/Historical Note: Etcher, painter; New York, N.Y. and Paris, France.

Donated 1980 by Donald McClelland of the NCFA, which had collected the papers for an exhibition of Webster's work in 1974.

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