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Charles Caryl Coleman photographs of works of art, circa 1870

Coleman, Charles C. (Charles Caryl),, 1840-1928

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 0.7 linear feet

Summary: Charles Caryl Coleman photographs of works of art include over 100 professional photographs of works of art mostly by Coleman and a few of Coleman and his studio, with many photographs inscribed to C.A. Coleman, Coleman's mother. Some of the photographs of works include information on the date, location, and patron of the work of art depicted.

Biographical/Historical Note

Charles Caryl Coleman (1840-1928) was a painter in New York and Italy.

Provenance

Donated 2018 by Scott Wolfgang who found the photographs hidden in the ceiling of his home in Pelham, New York, a house that once belonged to Coleman.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Charles Caryl Coleman photographs of works of art, circa 1870. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.