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Oliver Ingraham Lay papers, 1861-1889

Lay, Oliver Ingraham, 1845-1890

Portrait painter


Collection Information

Size: 75 Items, pp. (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Record of Lay's works, including prices, some starting and finishing dates, size, description and name of purchaser.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter of portraits and genre pictures; New York, N.Y. Born in New York City.


Lent for microfilming 1974 by the New York Historical Society.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in: New York Historical Society.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 801 available for use 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

Oliver Ingraham Lay papers, 1861-1889. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.