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Janet Waring photographs, 1932

Waring, Janet, b. 1870 d. 1941
Art historian
Active in Yonkers, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.0 linear ft.$(on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Photographs of stencils, probably in connection with Waring's book EARLY AMERICAN WALL STENCILS (New York: Century House, 1937). Subjects of photographs include: stencilled interiors in 18th and 19th century houses in New England, New York, and Ohio; illustrations of the work of Moses Eaton, Jr., William Eaton, Ivers White, George Lord, Lambert Hitchcock, Jarred Johnson, Thomas Jefferson Gildersleeve, and others; and objects including chairs, trays, and decorative papers.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art historian; Yonkers, N.Y.

Provenance unknown.

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