Truman Howe Bartlett scrapbook, circa 1880-1911

Bartlett, Truman Howe, b. 1835 d. 1923
Art critic, Sculptor, Art teacher, Historian
Active in Paris, France; Rome, Italy; Boston, Mass.; Perugia, Italy

Collection size: 0.3 linear feet

Collection Summary: A scrapbook containing photographs, correspondence, clippings, and printed material, most likely assembled and heavily annotated by Bartlett, documenting his career as a sculptor and teacher as well as his travels in Europe, in particular, Italy. A small portion of the scrapbook concerns the career of Bartlett's son, sculptor Paul Wayland Bartlett.

Biographical/Historical Note: Truman Howe Bartlett (1835-1923) was a sculptor in Boston, Mass.

Donated 2009 by Gertrude (Trudy) Conroy, who inherited the scrapbook from her father.

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