Mrs. A. A. Frazee collection of visual materials

Inclusive Dates: 
circa 1880–1930
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

Mrs. A. A. Frazee collection of visual materials includes 280 ink and pencil drawings and 19 photoprints, consisting primarily of designs for hand-painted china by Chicago designer and porcelain painter A. A. Frazee.

Biographical Historical Note

Chicago designer and porcelain painter Helen Fenton Frazee is also known as A. A. Frazee or Mrs. Abraham A. Frazee. She had studios in Chicago's Auditorium and Fine Arts buildings and was an officer of the Atlan Ceramic Art Club.

Additional Notes

Related collection: Chicago Area Topical Collection on Art—Atlan Ceramic Art Club, Chicago History Museum.