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MacIvor Reddie papers, 1869-1975

Reddie, MacIvor, 1899-1966

Painter, Gallery owner, Portrait painter, Watercolorist, Educator, Marine painter, Landscape painter


Collection Information

Size: 4 Linear feet, (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: Correspondence, printed material, photographs, biographical data, and sketchbooks.
REEL 940: Personal and official correspondence with attached explanatory notes by Mrs. Reddie; biographical data and reminiscences; a certificate of award; exhibition material, 1953-1966; reproductions of Reddie's work; clippings; and photographs of Reddie and his work.
UNMICROFILMED: 50 sketches and 5 sketchbooks; ca. 300 photographs of Reddie's work and his family; exhibition catalogs from the MacIvor Reddie Gallery and from the School of Practical Art (now the Art Institute of Boston); and clippings on artists, horses, and various topics.

Biographical/Historical Note

Educator, watercolorist, landscape, portrait, marine painter, and gallery owner; Cohasset, Mass. Taught at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.


Unmicrofilmed material was donated by Mrs. Elizabeth Reddie, Reddie's wife, 1973. Material on reel 940 was lent for microfilming by her, 1975.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 940 available for use 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.

How to Cite This Collection

MacIvor Reddie papers, 1869-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.