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Charles Paul Gruppe papers, 1903-1940

Charles Paul Gruppe papers, 1903-1940

Gruppe, Charles Paul, 1860-1940

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 45 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Several letters and postcards, 1903-1939, and undated, sent primarily to Gruppe's daughter Virginia, and to his aunt Clara Gruppe, which discuss personal matters, as well as mentioning specific paintings and prices; an account book, and miscellaneous business records, ca. 1931-1940; several exhibition announcements; and two clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Canadian-born painter; New York, N.Y. Studied in Holland, chiefly self-taught.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1970 by Paul and Virginia Gruppe, the children of Charles Gruppe.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lenders Paul and Virginia Gruppe after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel N70-48 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Charles Paul Gruppe papers, 1903-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.