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Courtney Campbell papers, 1949-1960

Courtney Campbell papers, 1949-1960

Campbell, Courtney, 1887-1960

Conservators (people in conservation)

Collection Information

Size: 300 items.

Summary: Papers of Courtney Campbell concerning a Gilbert Stuart portrait of Thomas Jefferson, owned, authenticated, and restored by Campbell and his brother, portrait painter Orland Campbell. Includes:

correspondence, a manuscript, notes, rough sketches by Orland Campbell of the portrait, printed material, photographs of works of art.

Provenance

Mrs. Margaret Friedman is the daughter of Courtney Campbell. She and her mother, Mrs. Courtney Campbell, jointly gave this collection.

Restrictions on Access

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

How to Cite This Collection

Courtney Campbell papers, 1949-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.