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Theodore Sizer research material on John Trumbull, 1790-1952

Sizer, Theodore, 1892-1967

Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 3 Linear feet, (on 4 microfilm reels)

Summary: Papers compiled by Sizer in preparation for THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF JOHN TRUMBULL, PATRIOT-ARTIST, 1756-1843 (Yale University Press, 1953) including correspondence, catalogs, clippings, books, magazines, pamphlets, typescripts of lectures and broadcasts, notes and working papers, photostats, photographs and pictorial reproductions.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art historian; New Haven, Conn. Trumbull was a New York City painter.


Donated 1961 by Theodore Sizer.

Related Materials

Sizer material on Trumbull paintings also located at Yale University.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels D172-D175 available 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

Theodore Sizer research material on John Trumbull, 1790-1952. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.