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John A. S. Monks papers, 1890-1940

Monks, John A. S. (John Austin Sands), 1850-1917

Painter, Etcher


Collection Information

Size: 40 Items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Correspondence, a typed biography, clippings, photographs, sketchbooks and watercolors.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and etcher; Medfield, Mass. Born Cold Spring, N.Y. Studied etching under G.N. Cass and painting under George Inness. Painted sheep.


Lent for microfilming 1963 by J.D. Laurie.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D159 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

John A. S. Monks papers, 1890-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.