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A Finding Aid to the Isabella Howland papers, 1899-1979

Isabella Howland papers, 1899-1979

Howland, Isabella, 1895-1974

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.1 linear ft.

Summary: The papers of painter, sculptor, caricaturist, and portraitist Isabella Howland measure 1.1 linear feet and date from 1899-1979. Correspondence makes up about a third of the collection, with the remainder comprised of biographical material, writings, printed material, photographs, and artworks.

Biographical/Historical Note

Isabella Howland (1895-1974) was a painter and sculptor who lived and worked in New York City.

Provenance

Donated between 1975-1976 by Mrs. Martha Craig and Barbara Summer. Three photographs of works of art were donated by Eugenie Gershoy in 1979.