Cortissoz, Royal, 1869-1948
- Existence: 1869 - 1948
Royal Cortissoz (1869-1948), American art critic and historian.
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Royal Cortissoz papers
Call Number: YCAL MSS 146
Abstract: The papers consist of correspondence, a small quantity of personal papers, and printed material relating to the life and career of Royal Cortissoz. Correspondents include Henry Bacon, Bernard Berenson, Joseph Duveen, John La Farge, Clarence Mackay, Whitelaw Reid, Edmund Clarence Stedman, William Winter, and other critics and friends. The personal papers include drafts of articles and lectures by Cortissoz and awards presented to him. Printed material includes copies of writings by Cortissoz,...
Dates: 1864-1955, bulk 1920-1955
John Ferguson Weir papers
Call Number: MS 550
Correspondence, addresses and writings, papers relating to the Yale School of the Fine Arts, and other papers of John F. Weir, artist, painter and first director of the Yale School of the Fine Arts, serving from 1869-1913. Correspondents include many persons prominent in the art world between 1870 and 1920. There is also much material on the origins and development of art education in this country and at Yale.
Dates: 1838-1957, bulk 1861-1928
Found in: Manuscripts and Archives > John Ferguson Weir papers
- Subject: Art X
- Art 1
- Art -- Study and teaching 1
- Art criticism -- United States 1
- Art critics -- United States 1
- Art, American -- 20th Century 1
- Artists 1
- Educators 1
- Painters 1
- Sketchbooks 1 ∧ less