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Charles H. Humphriss papers, 1887-1948

Charles H. Humphriss papers, 1887-1948

Humphriss, Charles H. (Charles Harry), 1867-1964

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: 201 sketches, undated, 1932-1945; photographs of Humphriss, models, and an Art Students League sculpture class, 1902; 190 photographs of sculpture; clippings; and miscellany, including a letter to Humphriss from his sculpture teacher, Thomas H. Kendall, March 15, 1890, Warwick, England.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor; New York City.; b. 1867, England, d. 1964, Pleasantville, N.Y. Humphriss specialized in Indian subjects.

Provenance

The donor, Mrs. Phillips, was a very dear friend of Humphriss.

Microfilm roll 1711 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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