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John W. Mansfield papers, 1864-1931

John W. Mansfield papers, 1864-1931

Mansfield, John Worthington, 1849-1933

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.4 linear ft.

Summary: Correspondence, European journals, writings and notebooks, checkbooks and account books, sketchbooks and loose sketches, prints and oil paintings, exhibition catalogs, clippings and news articles, art books including 8 instruction books from Winsor and Newton, photographs of scenes and personal photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, New England. Born in Norwich, Conn. Painted landscapes, animals and portraits.

Provenance

Donated by Mansfield's grandson, Lewis Joslyn.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

John W. Mansfield papers, 1864-1931. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.