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Walter Farndon scrapbooks, [ca. 1900-1950]

Walter Farndon scrapbooks, [ca. 1900-1950]

Farndon, Walter, 1876-1964

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 8.0 linear ft. (36 v.)

Summary: Scrapbooks compiled by Farndon containing source material for paintings in the form of clippings and snapshots, as well as scrapbooks containing letters, photographs, drawings, publications, and memorabilia.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter (Douglaston, N.Y.). Born in Coventry, England, Farndon came to the U.S. and studied at the National Academy of Design.

Provenance

Donated 1967-1970 by Mrs. Walter Farndon, widow of Walter Farndon.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Walter Farndon scrapbooks, [ca. 1900-1950]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.