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Frank J. Hecker inventory, [undated]

Hecker, Frank J. (Frank Joseph), 1846-1927

Collector, Painter


Collection Information

Size: 62 Pages (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: An inventory of Hecker's art collection, listing the artist, date, size, title and location in Hecker's home. The collection includes oils, pastels, watercolors, prints, pottery, sculpture, porcelains, lacquers, and miscellaneous art objects. (The inventory is also microfilmed on reel D32).

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collector, painter, watercolorist, ceramist, sculptor; Detroit, MI. Author of RECOLLECTIONS OF MY SERVICE AND EXPERIENCES IN THE SPANISH-AMERICAN WAR, 1898-1899 and ACTIVITIES OF A LIFETIME, 1923.


Provenance unknown.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 3 and D32 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Frank J. Hecker inventory, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.