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John D. Preston collection of materials relating to Alfred Thompson Bricher, 1892-1956

John D. Preston collection of materials relating to Alfred Thompson Bricher, 1892-1956

Preston, John D.

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 30 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: 3 letters from Alfred Thompson Bricher (1 to his daughter Florence, 1 with sketch of St. Michael's Mount in England); newspaper clippings about Bricher and his career (including an obituary); magazine clippings of Bricher's wood engraved illustrations; exhibition catalogues of his works.

Biographical/Historical Note

Collector; New York, N.Y. Bricher was a wood engraver.

Provenance

Donated 1957 by John D. Preston.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel D32 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

John D. Preston collection of materials relating to Alfred Thompson Bricher, 1892-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.