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A Finding Aid to the Edwin Burrage Child photographs, 1902-1936

Edwin Burrage Child photographs, 1902-1936

Child, Edwin Burrage, 1868-1937

Muralist, Painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 2.2 linear feet

Summary: The photographs of Edwin Burrage Child measure 2.2 linear feet and date from 1902-1936. Included in this collection are original photographic prints and copy prints; 101 negatives; 59 glass plate negatives; and one folder of miscellaneous papers including a sketch by Edwin Burrage Child. Photographs depict artwork, interiors, furniture, and people.

Biographical/Historical Note

Edwin Burrage Child (1868-1937) was a landscape and portrait painter who lived and worked in New York City and Dorset, Vermont, and was most known for his male portraiture.

Provenance

The Edwin Burrage Child photographs were transferred to the Archives of American Art on June 6, 1979, from the National Collection of Fine Arts (NCFA) Library.

Funding

Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund.