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Allan Marquand letters, 1889-1897

Allan Marquand letters, 1889-1897

Marquand, Allan, 1853-1924

Curator, Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 4 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Letters to Marquand from Hugh C. Robertson about Robertson's work, Oct. 19, 1889, from William H. Grueby enclosing Grueby's resume, March 9, l894, from Edward Kemeys describing his sculpture, May 1895, and from Edwin Howland Blashfield describing Blashfield's scaffolding used for painting in the dome of the Congressional Library, Washington, D.C.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art educator and historian. Specialized in sculpture, particularly Italian sculptors Andrea della Robbia, Giovanni della Robbia, Luce della Robbia and Benedetto and Santi Buglioni. Wrote textbook on history of sculpture.

Provenance

Donated by Mrs. Douglas Delanoy, Marquand's daughter.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3134 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

Allan Marquand letters, 1889-1897. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.