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Florence Koehler papers, 1926-1976

Florence Koehler papers, 1926-1976

Koehler, Florence Cary, 1861-1944

Painter, Jeweler

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft.

Summary: A photocopy of Koehler's will; Mrs. Henry D. Sharpe's correspondence with museums concerning exhibitions and donations of Koehler's work; notes on painting; collected quotations; ca. 30 pencil and watercolor sketches; 26 color tests (oil on canvas); exhibtion catalogs and announcements; clippings; and published articles about Koehler.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jeweler and painter; London and Paris.


The donor, Mary Elizabeth Sharpe, was a friend of Koehler, and the principal beneficiary of her estate.

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Florence Koehler papers, 1926-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.