William Cushing Loring papers, 1899-1961

Loring, William Cushing, b. 1879 d. 1959
Painter, Educator
Active in Newton Centre, Mass.

This site provides access to the papers of William Cushing Loring in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2016, and total 1,005 images.

Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art


Collection size: 0.7 linear feet

Collection Summary: The William Cushing Loring papers measure 0.7 linear feet and date from 1899-1961. The collection documents Loring's artistic education in Paris and London and his career as an artist and instructor through correspondence, printed materials, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note: William Cushing Loring (1897-1959) was an American painter and teacher born in Newton Center, Massachusetts.

The collection was donated by William Loring Cushing, Jr., son of the artist, in 1985.

Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

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