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    Charles Coleman Sellers papers, [ca. 1940]-1978.
     
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    Creator: 
    Sellers, Charles Coleman, 1903-
    Title: 
    Charles Coleman Sellers papers, [ca. 1940]-1978.
    Phy. Description: 
    2.2 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels)
    reels 3902-3903
    Digital Reference: 
    View Collection
    Additional forms: 
    35mm microfilm reels 3902-3903 available at Archives of American Art offices, the Free Library of Philadelphia, through interlibrary loan, and at the American Philosophical Society.
    Bio / His Notes: 
    Art historian; Carlisle, Penn. Died 1980. Author of BENJAMIN FRANKLIN IN PORTRAITURE (1962) and MR PEALE'S MUSEUM: CHARLES WILSON PEALE AND THE FIRST POPULAR MUSEUM OF NATURAL SCIENCE AND ART (1980) and other works.
    Summary: 
    Artists files containing photographs and correspondence on artists Henry Benbridge, James Claypoole, George Washington Conarroe, John Singleton Copley, Joseph Delaplaine, Jacob Eichholtz, Erastus Salisbury Field, Francis Guy, Lowell Birge Harrison, Robert Charles Leslie, James McMurtrie, Mihaly Munkacsy, Robert Edge Pine, Severin Roesen, Charles Rudy, William Rush, John Smibert, John Vanderlyn, and John Wollaston. Also included are correspondence files pertaining to artistic subjects with the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, the Detroit Institute of Arts, the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Peale family descendents (about Peale family artists), and others.
    Provenance: 
    Lent for microfilming 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. The papers were donated to the American Philosophical Society by Sellers' estate.
    Location of Original: 
    Originals in the American Philosophical Society.
    Loc. of Assoc. Material: 
    Charles Sellers papers also located at Dickinson College.
    Restrictions: 
    The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
    Subject-Topical: 
    Art, American -- United States
    Painting, American
    Art historians -- Pennsylvania -- Carlisle
    Subject-Name: 
    Benbridge, Henry, 1743-1812
    Claypoole, James, ca. 1743-1800
    Conarroe, George W., 1803-1882 or 4
    Copley, John Singleton, 1738-1815
    Delaplaine, Joseph, 1777-1824
    Eichholtz, Jacob, 1776-1842
    Field, Erastus Salisbury, 1805-1900
    Guy, Francis, 1760-1820
    Harrison, Birge, 1854-1929
    Leslie, Charles Robert, 1794-1859
    McMurtrie, James, fl. 1843-1864
    Munkácsy, Mihály, 1844-1900
    Peale family
    Pine, Robert Edge, 1730?-1788
    Roesen, Severin, ca. 1815-ca. 1872
    Rudy, Charles, 1904-
    Rush, William, 1756-1833
    Smibert, John, 1688-1751
    Vanderlyn, John, 1775-1852
    Wollaston, John, fl. 1736-1767
    Repository Loc: 
    Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C. 20560
    Local Number: 
    AAA sellchar
    AAA 3902-3903
    AAA
    Co-Creator: 
    Detroit Institute of Arts
    Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
    Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
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