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Thomas Shields Clarke letters, 1875-1920

Clarke, Thomas Shields, 1860-1920

Sculptor, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.1 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters from Clarke to his parents describing his life in Paris; letters to Clarke regarding exhibitions, sales and casting of his sculptures.

Biographical/Historical Note

American expatriate sculptor; Paris, France.


Microfilmed in 1989 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 4235 available at Archives of American Art offices, at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, at the Free Library of Philadelphia, and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Thomas Shields Clarke letters, 1875-1920. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.