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William Clarke Rice papers, 1893-1928

Rice, William Clarke, 1875-1928

Muralist, Painter, Teacher, Writer, Sculptor, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: 2 scrapbooks containing correspondence, clippings, printed matter, poetry, plays, an illustrated children's story, and other writings by Rice; "A Handbook of the Art of Painting and Allied Arts and Crafts," 1928, by Rice; 53 sketches and drawings; and 63 photographs of Rice and his works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mural painter, illustrator, sculptor, craftsman, writer, teacher; New York City.


The donor, Sylvia Rice Brotman, is Rice's daughter.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1785 & 1817 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Handbook is a typescript.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

William Clarke Rice papers, 1893-1928. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.