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Hattie Hutchcraft Hill scrapbook, 1857-1921

Hattie Hutchcraft Hill scrapbook, 1857-1921

Hill, Hattie Hutchcraft, 1847-1921

Art teacher, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1 v. (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Scrapbook, 1857-1921 containing clippings about Hill, her paintings, her family and others; poetry; funeral notices; receipts for payment at the Academie Julian, 1889 and 1895; 2 photographs of Hill's home; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, instructor; Paris, Kentucky and Paris, France. Hill studied and lived in Paris, knew Rosa Bonheur and painted in the Barbizon. She did a series of portraits of Bourbon County, Ky. judges, and taught china painting as well. She lived in Paris, Ky. from 1900 until her death.

Provenance

The lender, William Dudley, is the great-nephew of the artist.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm roll 2435 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Hattie Hutchcraft Hill scrapbook, 1857-1921. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.