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Charles Paul Gruppe papers, 1903-1940

Charles Paul Gruppe papers, 1903-1940

Gruppe, Charles Paul, 1860-1940


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.


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.

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

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