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The life, work, and significance of George Loring Brown : American landscape painter / by Thomas Whittlesey Leavitt,

The life, work, and significance of George Loring Brown : American landscape painter / by Thomas Whittlesey Leavitt,

Leavitt, Thomas W., 1930-

Art historian, Museum director

Collection Information

Size: 226 p. : ill. (on partial microfilm reel)

Biographical/Historical Note

Leavitt: Museum director and art historian. Born January 8, 1930. Director of the Herbert F. Johnson Museum of Art, Cornell University, Ithaca, New York. The subject of his dissertation, George Loring Brown (1814-1889), was a painter, engraver and etcher, Massachusetts, who studied and travelled in Europe, primarily Italy.

Provenance

Donated 1964, provenance unknown.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel D169(frames 19-257) 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

The life, work, and significance of George Loring Brown : American landscape painter / by Thomas Whittlesey Leavitt, . Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.