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Daniel Putnam Brinley and Kathrine Sanger Brinley papers, 1879-1984

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Series 9: Artwork , 1891-1950s
0.9 Linear feet
Box 14-15, OVs 18-21

This series contains artwork by Daniel Putnam Brinley and others, including six sketchbooks by Brinley. Three of the sketchbooks were used by Brinley while living in Paris and include ink and pencil drawings of landscapes, streetscapes, people, and animals. Sketchbook 4 was completed while he was working on Les Foyers Du Soldat in France and includes ink and pencil landscapes. Two additional sketchbooks, one which he titled "Away to Quebec," contain landscape sketches from his trips to Canada, including some watercolors. Additional loose drawings by Daniel Putnam Brinley include drawings for mural projects, landscapes, a drawing of a nude man, and sketches of "Willie's Operation." Also found in this series are several detailed mural studies for the Metropolitan Life Insurance Company building in New York City. Artwork by others include a drawing of Brinley by Albert Sterner, a drawing by Reinhold Palenske, and a lithograph by John Steuart Curry.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
Sketchbook 1, circa 1905-1908
14 (hol)
4
Loose items from Sketchbook 1, circa 1905-1908
14 (hol)
5
Sketchbook 2, circa 1905-1908
14 (hol)
6
Sketchbook 3, circa 1907
14 (hol)
7
Sketchbook 4, circa 1918
14 (hol)
8
Sketchbook 5, circa 1930s
14 (hol)
9
Sketchbook, "Away to Quebec", 1935
14 (hol)
10
Mural Studies for Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, 1941
(See OV 19-21)
14 (hol)
11
"Miniature Landscapes by Daniel Putnam Brinley", circa late-1950s
14 (hol)
12
Artwork by Daniel Putnam Brinley, 1904-1941
(See also OV 18)
15 (pam)
1
Artwork by Daniel Putnam Brinley, Undated, circa 1904-1941
2 Folders
15 (pam)
2-3
"Symbols and Emblems", circa 1940s
15 (pam)
4
Artwork by Others, 1891-1937
15 (pam)
5
Hand-drawn Maps, 1907, early-1900s
15 (pam)
6
Valentines, 1950, circa 1950s
15 (pam)
7
Sketches by Kathrine Sanger Brinley, circa 1896-1898
15 (pam)
8
Artwork by Daniel Putnam Brinley, 1904-1941
(See also Box 15, F1)
OV 18
Mural Studies for Metropolitan Life Insurance Company, 1941
(See also Box 14, F11)
OV 19-21

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