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Robert Hinckley photograph, [ca. 1890s]

Hinckley, Robert C., 1853-1941



Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on a partial microfilm reel)

Summary: One photograph of Robert Hinckley, Camden, N.Y.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait painter; Washington, D.C. Born in Boston, Massachusetts. Hinckley studied art in Paris with Carolus-Duran and Bonnat from 1864 to 1884, graduating from the Ecole des Beaux-Arts. Establishing a studio in Washington, D.C. in 1884, he painted portraits of eminent Americans. Hinckley also instructed the portrait class at the Corcoran Art School for six years.


The donor, Michael Tierney, purchased the photograph.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 4391 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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Robert Hinckley photograph, [ca. 1890s]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.