Skip to main content

Sadakichi Hartmann papers, 1906

Sadakichi Hartmann papers, 1906

Hartmann, Sadakichi, 1867-1944

Dealer

Collection Information

Size: 30 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters from artists, members of their families, and dealers, 1906, resulting from Hartmann's commission, apparently from the Art Society of Pittsburgh, to collect and exhibit American drawings for the benefit of the Carnegie Institute, Pittsburgh. Writing about their work are Charles H. Davis, Elizabeth Shippen Green Elliott, Marcus Waterman, Walter A. Clarke, Frederick P. Vinton, and Alice B. Stephens. Offered in letters from dealers and family are works by Felix O.C. Darley, William Rimmer, George Inness, and William Morris Hunt. Hartmann writes to Henry W. Ranger. Price lists are included.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art dealer; Pittsburgh, Pa.

Provenance

Donated by Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art, 1971, who received the letters from Mildred Steinbach of the Frick Art Reference Library.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 103 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

Sadakichi Hartmann papers, 1906. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.