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Herman Armour Webster papers, 1900-1974

Webster, Herman A. (Herman Armour), 1878-1970

Painter, Etcher, Printmaker, Sculptor, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.8 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical material; a "List of Engravings and States by Chronological Order"; a list of etchings and dry-points presented to the National Collection of Fine Arts by Moune G.H. Webster; photographs of Webster, his studio on the Rue d'Artois, and his etchings; exhibition catalogs, correspondence, printed articles about Webster, and clippings; and 3 issues of THE STUDIO, London.

Biographical/Historical Note

Etcher, painter; New York, N.Y. and Paris, France.


Donated 1980 by Donald McClelland of the NCFA, which had collected the papers for an exhibition of Webster's work in 1974.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Correspondence, exhibition catalogs, articles and clippings are photocopies.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Herman Armour Webster papers, 1900-1974. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.