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Virginia Museum of Fine Arts records, 1919-1981

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts


Collection Information

Size: 21 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A chronology and typescript history relating to the development of the Museum; a checklist of exhibitions which focused on Virginia and Southern artists; correspondence, including an exchange between Edward Hopper and the Museum's director Thomas Clyde Colt, Jr., and a letter from Louis M. Elshemius; and a catalog of works of art in the John Barton Payne collection.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art museum; Richmond, Va.


Lent for microfilming 1982 by the VirginiaMuseum of Fine Arts.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in: the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3567 available at Archives of American Art offices 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

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts records, 1919-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.