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Rudolf Wunderlich collection of James McNeill Whistler exhibition catalogs, 1903-1935

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Christina Lehman
Scope and Contents
The Rudolf Wunderlich collection of James McNeill Whistler exhibition catalogs spans the years 1903 to 1935, and measures 0.2 linear feet. The collection consists of 18 exhibition catalogs and 1 periodical article analyzing Whistler's trademark butterfly icon. In addition to the list of works on display, many catalogs include introductions that provide background on the artist and his work. Some also include notes on each individual piece of artwork. The catalogs represent exhibitions in London, New York, Paris, Boston, Buffalo, and Glasgow. One is in French. A few have notations and prices written in pencil, perhaps by Wunderlich. All but wwo of the catalogs appear in Research Libraries' Group's union database, RLIN; the two exceptions are marked [rare] in the container list.
Language
English
Provenance
The collection was donated by Rudolf Wunderlich in 1959.
Processing Information
The collection was processed by volunteer Christina Lehman in July 2005.