Skip to main content

Cole's notes in Dunlap's History of the rise and progress of the arts of design in the United States, 1834

Cole's notes in Dunlap's History of the rise and progress of the arts of design in the United States, 1834

Cole, Thomas, 1801-1848

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 2 v. (0.4 linear ft.)

Summary: William Dunlap's History of the rise and progress of the arts of design in the United States (George P. Scott and Co., N.Y., 1834). Volume II contains Cole's signature inside the front cover and his handwritten reaction to Dunlap's biography of him (p. 350-367), written in light pencil. Accompanying the texts is a photocopy of transcriptions of Cole's notes, compiled by Bard McNulty(?).

Provenance

Donated 1986 by David McCabe. The volumes were once in the possession of Robert McIntyre of the Macbeth Gallery.

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.