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Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers, 1864-2002

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Series 9: Artwork , 1890-1921, undated
0.3 Linear feet
Box 12-13

Artwork contains many sketches by Solon Borglum, such as figure sketches for some of his sculptural works and for his book Sound Construction, as well as sketches he made on tracing paper, mostly of architectural design elements. This series also contains Emma Borglum's drawings of jewelry designs and sketches by Gutzon Borglum, including a sketch of Solon, possibly drawn while they were working together in 1894. Also found are original etchings for Silvermine Group of Artists Exhibition Announcements, a large illuminated poem made for Solon and Emma at the time of their marriage by writer William Theodore Peters, a military cartoon, and other artwork by unidentified artists. The folder of miscellaneous artwork by others includes etchings by artists Robert Fulton Logan and Frank Sohn.
Description Container Select
Solon Borglum, Figure Sketches, undated
(See also Box 13, F16)
12
10
Solon Borglum, Tracing Paper Sketches, undated
(See also Box 13, F17)
12
11
Solon Borglum, Miscellaneous Sketches, circa 1890-circa 1921
12
12
Solon Borglum, Miscellaneous Sketches, circa 1890-circa 1921
12
13
Solon Borglum, Miscellaneous Sketches, circa 1890-circa 1921
12
14
Emma Borglum, Jewelry Designs, 1901, undated
12
15
Gutzon Borglum, Sketches, 1894, 1900, undated
12
16
William Theodore Peters, "The Betrothal", 1898
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 19.
12
17
Silvermine Group of Artists, Etchings for Exhibition Announcements, 1913, undated
12
18
Unidentified Artist, Military Cartoon, circa 1918
Oversized material housed in Box 13, Folder 20.
12
19
Miscellaneous Artwork by Others, 1919, undated
12
20
Miscellaneous Artwork by Others, 1919, undated
12
21
Miscellaneous Artwork by Others, unidentified, 1919, undated
12
22
Solon Borglum, Figure Sketches, undated
Oversized material digitized with Box 12, Folder 10.
13
16
Solon Borglum, Tracing Paper Sketches, undated
Oversized material digitized with Box 12, Folder 11.
13
17
Solon Borglum, Miscellaneous Sketches, 1890-1891, 1919, 1921, undated
Oversized material digitized with Box 12, Folders 12-14.
13
18
William Theodore Peters, "The Betrothal", 1898
Oversized material digitized with Box 12, Folder 17.
13
19
Unidentified Artist, Military Cartoon, circa 1918
Oversized material from Box 12, Folder 19.
13
20

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