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Albert E. McVitty papers relating to McVitty's art collection, 1902-1971

McVitty, Albert E. (Albert Elliott), 1876-1948

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters from Mary Cassatt, Winslow Homer, Mrs. John Twachtman, J. Alden Weir, art dealers and others; photographs of works of art; writings and notes including 4 catalog notebooks and price lists of works of art in the collection; business records; a scrapbook containing photographs of works of art in the collection; exhibition catalogs and clippings, and other printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collector, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania.

Provenance

Donated by Mrs. Elsie Regan Kerney, friend of McVitty's son, Albert E. McVitty, Jr.