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Henry Glintenkamp papers, 1911-1960

Glintenkamp, Henry, 1887-1946

Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 70 Items, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Clippings; biographical information; four photographs of Glintenkamp; an exhibition catalog, 1960, "50th Anniversary of Independent Artists of 1910"; an exhibition poster, 1960, for an exhibit at James Graham Gallery; two sketchbooks, 1930-1931, one made while travelling in Italy, the second in Denmark, Norway, Sweden, Czechoslovakia, and Austria; a book by Glintenkamp (its woodcut illustrations derive from the travel sketchbooks), A WANDERER IN WOODCUTS, 1932; two woodcut greeting cards; 30 early sketches, most in pen, ink and wash, 1911, 1916, and 1929; and woodblock prints, 1928, eleven of which are illustrations from GREAT WHITE GODS.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, painter, primarily an illustrator, and graphic artist; New York, N.Y. A pupil of Henri, and a member of the Independents of 1910. Nickname "Glint." A variation of his name is present in the 50th Anniversary of Independent Artists of 1910 exhibition catalog, where it appears as Henry J. Glintenkamp.


Lent for microfilming by Mrs. Chinnie Glintenkamp.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Mrs. Chinnie Glintenkamp, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel N500 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

Henry Glintenkamp papers, 1911-1960. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.