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Marsden Hartley in Maine ; illustrated manuscript, 1945

Marsden Hartley in Maine ; illustrated manuscript, 1945

Ames, Polly Scribner, 1908-

Art teacher, Sculptor, Portrait painter

Collection Information

Size: 1 item (35 p.); 12 sheets with drawings.

Summary: Typed manuscript "Marsden Hartley in Maine (through the eyes of Katie Young of Corea, Maine)." 12 drawings, 8 in pencil and 4 in watercolor, illustrate the manuscript. The drawings mostly illustrate the house and town in Maine where Hartley spent the last years of his life. 11 drawings are titled and one is signed: Scribner Ames. Archives also owns a copy of the published work, inscribed by Ames to former curator Garnett McCoy (not microfilmed).

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, illustrator.

Provenance

Donated 1959 by Polly Scribner Ames.

Microfilm reel D22 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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