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Frederick Arthur Bridgman papers, 1869-1929

Frederick Arthur Bridgman papers, 1869-1929

Bridgman, Frederick Arthur, 1847-1928

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 24 items.

Summary: Photographic reproductions of a sketchbook/scrapbook, photographs, and a handwritten genealogy of the Bridgman family; and a photocopy of a catalog of the sale of the contents of Bridgman's studio after his death.

Biographical/Historical Note

Bridgman was an American born painter who studied and lived in Paris. He is best known for his paintings of North Africa.

Provenance

The items were copied as part of the Archives of American Art's Paris Survey Project, November 1993. The originals are in the possession of anonymous Bridgman descendants.

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.

Restrictions on Use

For study purposes only: not to be microfilmed or reproduced.

How to Cite This Collection

Frederick Arthur Bridgman papers, 1869-1929. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.