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Series 4 | A Finding Aid to the Walter Pach papers, 1857-1980 | Digitized Collection

Walter Pach papers, 1857-1980

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Series 4: Diaries and Journals, 1903-circa 1950s
5 folders
Box 5

Of particular note is a travel diary, dated 1903-1904, recording Pach's trips to Europe with William Merritt Chase's class. The entries include reflections on life abroad, fellow classmates Morton Livingston Schamberg and Charles Sheeler, Pach's early interest in Japonisme and active collecting of Japanese art, including prints by master
ukiyo-e
artists Hokusai and Hiroshige, and the purchase in Holland of a Manga book (an artist's instructional manual) by Hokusai.
Also included here is a folder of addresses recording Pach's contacts in Mexico in 1942-1943 and an address book with journal entries made during a UNESCO Congress of Critics in Paris, circa 1948.
A "Shelley Birthday Book" notes birthdays of Pach family members and friends.
This series has been scanned in entirety.

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