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Collection of Drawing and Painting on Paper

 Collection
Call Number: AOB 73

Scope and Contents

This collection contains examples of drawings and paintings on paper. Many of these pieces were intended for use or used as illustrations in published works. The majority of the collection is late 19th century. There are two paintings on unstretched canvas.

Dates

  • late 19th century

Language

English

Conditions Governing Access

Curatorial permission required before use.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright has not been transferred to Yale University.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Collection of Drawing and Painting on Paper was housed in the former Arts of the Book Collection until its transfer to the Robert B. Haas Family Arts Library in 2008.

Arrangement

Organized into six series: I. Figurative. II. Landscape/Architecture. III. Maps. IV. Nature. V. Ornamentation. VI. Miscellaneous.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet (3 boxes + 1 oversize folder)

Catalog Record

A record for this collection is available in Orbis, the Yale University Library catalog

Persistent URL

http://hdl.handle.net/10079/fa/arts.aob.0073

Overview

This collection contains examples of drawings and paintings on paper. Many of these pieces were intended for use or used as illustrations in published works. The majority of the collection is late 19th century. There are two paintings on un-stretched canvas.
Title
Preliminary Guide to the Collection of Drawing and Painting on Paper
Author
Compiled by Sascha Braunig
Date
2008
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Yale University Arts Library Repository

Contact:
Arts Library Special Collections
180 York Street
New Haven CT 06511
203-432-1712