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Albert Sterner letters, 1894-1916

Sterner, Albert, 1863-1946

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 54 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters from Sterner to his first wife Marie Sterner, and one letter to their daughter, Olivia. Sterner mentions his visits to Rome, Brussels, Munich, and London, his work, and family events. Twenty-three of the letters are illustrated. (microfilm title: Marie Sterner letters)

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, illustrator; New York, N.Y. Married Marie Sterner, an art dealer and owner of Marie Sterner Gallery. Divorced in 1922. Remarried Flora Lash.


Donated 1985 by Paula Sterner, a descendant of Sterner.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3829 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Albert Sterner letters, 1894-1916. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.