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William Anderson Coffin papers, 1886-1924

Coffin, William A. (William Anderson), b. 1855 d. 1925
Art critic, Painter, Author
Active in Paris, France; New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.6 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of New York painter and art critic William Anderson Coffin date from 1886-1924 and measure 1.6 linear feet. Found within the papers are scattered biographical materials and correspondence, project files for the Pan-American Exposition in Buffalo, the American Artist's Committee of One Hundred, and the exhibition of works by American Artists at the Luxembourg Museum in Paris, three additional scrapbooks, printed material, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note: William Anderson Coffin (1855-1925) was a painter and writer from New York, N.Y.

The William Anderson Coffin papers were donated in 1970 by Stewart Klonis to whom the papers were given by Mrs. DeWitt M. Lockman of Manorville, Long Island, New York.

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