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Werner Drewes papers, 1838-2015, bulk 1890-1990

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Series 7: Artwork and Sketchbooks, circa 1890s-2002
3.67 linear feet
Boxes 6-9, 16-17

The bulk of Drewes' sketchbooks and groups of loose sketches, are dated and titled by subject or genre, and contain primarily pencil and ink sketches, with some crayon and watercolor sketches. Many are labeled with red stickers as the "R" series.
Also found are 10 folders of Drewes' prints made for holiday greeting cards. An additional folder contains cards made for Maria Drewes.
Two folders contain artwork by others, including family members.
The bulk of the material is labeled with "R" stickers as the red series and is arranged in numerical sequence.
DescriptionContainer
Folder for "Etchings from South America" (G 8), circa 1940s
6
20
Greeting Card Prints, 1940s-1980s
6
21-30
Sketchbook, 1912-1913
6
31
Sketchbook R1: Maine, 1968 September
6
32
Sketchbook R2: Untitled, 1947
6
33
Sketchbook R3B: Europe, 1952
7
1
Sketchbook R4: Trip to Europe, 1920
7
2
Sketchbook R5: France and Greece, 1971
7
3
Sketchbook R5A: Untitled (Mounted Sketches), 1933-1953
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 3
7
4
Sketchbook R6: Untitled, 1975
7
5
Sketchbook R6: Germany, 1939
7
6
Sketchbook R7: England, 1978
7
7
Sketchbook R7B: New England, 1968 September
7
8
Sketchbook R8A: Untitled, circa 1940s
7
9
Sketchbook R8B: Life Drawings, 1940
7
10
Sketchbooks R9 (2 books): Untitled and Life Drawings, circa 1940
7
11
Sketchbooks R10 (2 books): Untitled and Life Drawings, circa 1940s
7
12
Sketchbook R11: Life Drawings, 1940
7
13
Sketchbook R12: Figures, 1962
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 3
7
14
Sketchbook R16: Untitled, 1973
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 3
7
15
Sketchbook R17B: Yucatan and Figure, 1962
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 4
7
16
Sketchbook R18D: Untitled, 1960s
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 4
7
17
Sketchbook R19A: Luxemburg
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 5
7
18
Sketchbook R20 C: New England, 1961
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 5
7
19
Sketchbook R22 C: Untitled, 1976
7
20
Sketchbook R23C: Untitled, circa 1970s
7
21
Sketchbook R24: Title Illegible, 1975
7
22
Sketchbook R25B: France, Italy, 1958
7
23
Sketchbook R26C: Untitled, circa 1956
7
24
Sketchbook R27C: Untitled, 1956
7
25
Sketchbook R31A: Europe, Yucatan, 1963
7
26
Sketchbook R35B: Europe, 1970
7
27
Sketchbook R36B: France, 1971
7
28
Sketchbook R37B: Greece, Europe, 1974
7
29
Sketchbook R38B: Holiday in Norway, Rhine River Trip etc., 1977
7
30
Sketchbook R39B: Untitled, 1976-1978
7
31
Sketchbook R40B: Gandria, 1980 July 24
7
32
Sketchbook R41B: Switzerland, 1981
7
33
Sketchbook R42C: Untitled, 1985
8
1
Loose Sketches R43: Abstract, 1941-1951
8
2
Loose Sketches R45: Nature, 1930s-1980s
8
3-6
Loose Sketches R46: Black and White, Nature, 1930s-1980s
8
7-11
Loose Sketches R47: Abstracts, 1981-1983
8
12-15
Loose Sketches R49: NFS Abstracts, 1935-1946
8
16-17
Loose Sketches R50: Abstracts, 1970s
8
18-22
Loose Sketches R51: Pages from Old Sketchbooks, 1937-1939
8
23-27
Collage R55, circa 1970s-circa 1980s
8
28
Handmade Booklet R56, circa 1950s
8
29
Sketchbook R62: "From My Little Sketchbook, Remembrances of 1970: to Maria", 1970
8
30
Loose Sketches R65, circa 1960s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 16, Folder 6
8
31
Cards Made for Mary (Maria) Louise Drewes R67, 1960-1980s
Oversized material housed in Box 17, Folder 1
8
32
Loose Sketches R72, 1930s-1940s
8
33
Loose Sketches R73: Nature, Farm and St. Louis, 1934-1960
9
1-2
Loose Sketches R75: Miscellaneous, circa 1950s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 17, Folder 2
9
3
Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Abstracts, 1930s-1950s
9
4-5
Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Abstracts, circa 1950s-circa 1970s
9
6-7
Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Nature, circa 1940s-circa 1970s
9
8-10
Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Nature, 1940s-1980s
9
11-12
Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Old, Mounted, circa 1930s-circa 1950s
9
13-15
Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Untitled, 1940s-1980s
Oversized material housed in Box 17, Folder 3
9
16
Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Untitled, circa 1970s-circa 1980s
9
17-18
Artwork by Others, circa 1915-2002
Oversized material housed in Box 17, Folder 4
9
19
Artwork by Others, Family Members, circa 1890s
9
20
Oversized Sketchbook R5A: Untitled (Mounted Sketches) from Box 7, Folder 4
16
3
Oversized Sketchbook R12: Figures from Box 7, Folder 14
16
3
Oversized Sketchbook R16: Untitled from Box 7, Folder 15
16
3
Oversized Sketchbook R17B: Yucatan and Figure from Box 7, Folder 16
16
4
Oversized Sketchbook R18D: Untitled from Box 7, Folder 17
16
4
Oversized Sketchbook R19A: Luxemburg from Box 7, Folder 18
16
5
Oversized Sketchbook R20 C: New England from Box 7, Folder 19
16
5
Oversized Loose Sketches R65 from Box 8, Folder 31
16
6
Oversized Cards Made for Mary (Maria) Louise Drewes R67 from Box 8, Folder 32
17
1
Oversized Loose Sketches R75: Miscellaneous from Box 9, Folder 3
17
2
Oversized Loose Sketches Not Numbered: Untitled from Box 9, folder 16
17
3
Oversized Artwork by Others from Box 9, Folder 19
17
4

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