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Henry Bacon papers, 1849-1931

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Series 8: Artwork and Sketchbooks , 1864-1912
0.4 Linear feet
Box 4-5

This series consists of eight sketchbooks, pen and ink illustrations, and watercolor sketches. The majority of the works depict scenes of Bacon's travels through France and Egypy and include figures in costume, desert landscapes, and seascapes. Also found are two sketches of Bacon, one by J. Carroll Beckwith and one unsigned.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
Sketchbook, 1873
Alcase-Lorraine and Bouxwiller, France
4
4
Sketchbook, 1884-1887
Ship scenes
4
5
Sketchbook, 1889
Corsica
4
6
Sketchbook, 1894
Andorra
4
7
Sketchbook, 1897
Egypt, Athens, and Venice
4
8
Sketchbook, circa 1880
Venice
4
9
Sketchbook, circa 1881
Shipboard Scenes
4
10
Sketchbook, circa 1888
Possibly Étretat, France; oversized material housed in Box 5, F3
4
11
Drawings and Watercolors, circa 1870-circa 1900
Possibly illustrations for a book
4
12
Watercolor Sketches, 1891-1912
4
13
Pencil Sketch, circa 1890
4
14
Sketches of Henry Bacon by J. Carroll Bechwith and Unknown, 1864, 1874
4
15
Oversized Watercolor Sketches, circa 1900, 1904-1910
Material scanned with Box 4, F11
5
3

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