Summary: Drawings by Philip L. Hale consist of loose sketches in pencil, charcoal, pastels, and other media of heads, figures, anatomical studies, and miscellaneous subjects.
Painter, teacher, critic, and writer; Boston, Mass. Hale received early training under his sister Ellen Day Hale, at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, at the Ecole des Beaux-Arts and Academy Julian in Paris, and he studied privately with William M. Chase, J. A. Weir, and Kenyon Cox. Taught at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston for thirty years; at various times, he also was on the faculty of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts and Boston University. He is the son of Reverend Edward Everett Hale.
Lent for microfilming in 1986 by Thomas Dunlay, who purchased them in 1985 from dealer George Epstein. Epstein bought the drawings from Hale's daughter, Nancy Hale Bowers, in the 1960's.
Philip Leslie Hale papers; Also located at; Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Location of Originals
Originals returned to Thomas Dunlay after microfilming.
How to Use This Collection
Alternative Forms Available
35mm microfilm reel 3766 available 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
Philip Leslie Hale drawings, [ca. 1880-ca. 1930]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.