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Series 7 | A Finding Aid to the Henry Bacon papers, 1849-1931 | Digitized Collection

Henry Bacon papers, 1849-1931

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Series 7: Photographs, circa 1862-circa 1930
0.4 linear feet
Box 3-5

Found are portraits of the artist, snapshots, photos of works of art, and reference photos. Portraits are of Bacon, his wife Louisa Lee Bacon, and of Marie Therese de Bourbon. Portraits of Bacon are mostly in his later years, however there is a daguerreotype of the artist in his Civil War uniform. Snapshots are of the couple during their travels through France, Egypt, and Italy some of which depict Bacon painting outside in France. There are travel photos of Egypt and England used by Bacon as reference for his art.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.