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Clarke Sketchbook

 Collection
Identifier: MS.058

Scope and Content Note

Small sketchbook (approximately 9 in. x 6 in.) containing approximately 25 pencil drawings of mainly houses, sailboats, and lighthouses in Indiana or Massachusetts. The drawings were executed by William E. Clarke, a well-known organist in Massachusetts, and his brother, Lynn Winthrop Clarke (1877-1932), a judge, when they were young.

Dates

  • 1878-1890

Creator

Access Restrictions

These records are open for research by appointment under the conditions of The Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives Access Policy. For all inquiries or to schedule an appointment, please contact the Archives Department at archives@frick.org.

Extent

0.15 Linear feet (1 volume)

Language of Materials

English

Provenance

Purchase from R.W. Lull, 1944.

Processing Information

Arranged and described by Shannon Yule Morelli, 2014.

Title
Finding Aid for the Clarke Sketchbook
Status
Completed
Author
Shannon Yule Morelli
Date
© 2014. The Frick Collection. All rights reserved.
Description rules
Rules for Archival Description
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Frick Collection/Frick Art Reference Library Archives Repository

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