Solon Spencer Beman papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1904–1959
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

An undetermined small volume of materials including a letter by Maxfield Parrish, dated Aug. 18, 1906, to Solon Spencer Beman regarding a commission to decorate stained glass windows, plus a carbon copy of Beman’s letter of request, dated the same day.

Biographical Historical Note

Maxfield Parrish was an American painter and illustrator.