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Guide to the Asher B. Durand Print Collection
1813-1835, undated
 PR 221

New-York Historical Society
170 Central Park West
New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

New-York Historical Society

Collection processed by Jenny Gotwals (2011); Larry Weimer (2021)

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on September 13, 2021
Finding aid is written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

Container List

Series I: Boxed Prints

Scope and Contents note

Series I contains smaller format works that are housed in boxes.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 1 The American Landscape
Box: 1 Folder : 2 Bank notes
Box: 1 Folder : 3 Bank note vignettes
Box: 1 Folder : 4 Book and magazine illustrations
Box: 1 Folder : 5 Certificates and miscellaneous
Box: 2 Folder : 6 Engravings after Durand paintings

General note

See also: Folder 14

Box: 2 Folder : 7 Portraits, sitters A-G

Scope and Contents

Portraits of: Commodore Bainbridge; Joel Barlow; General Brown(?); Charles Carroll of Carrollton; Cadwallader D. Colden (2); Samuel H. Cox; David Crockett (3); Stephen Decatur (2); Rev. James B. Finley; William Floyd; Rev. Freeborn Garrettson; William Gaston (2); Edward Gibbon (2).

Box: 2 Folder : 8 Portraits, sitters H-M

Scope and Contents

Portraits are: Mr. Hackett (2); Hamilton (bust) (2); Rev. Elijah Hedding; Philip Hone; David Hosack; John Jay; Thomas Jefferson; Georgius Jones (2); James Kent; Rev. Sylvester Larned; Morgan Lewis; Ma-nuncue; Joseph Mountjoy Manners; John Marshall (2); John M. Mason; Rev. Alexander McLeod; Rev. Philip Milledoler; Rev. James Milnor; Samuel L. Mitchill; James Monroe; Lindley Murray.

Box: 2 Folder : 9 Portraits, sitters N-Z

Scope and Contents

Portraits are: Aaron Ogden 92); Rev. William Phoebus; W.(?) Renssalaer; Rem Rapelje (photograph of engraving); Robert C. Sands (3); Rev. James Saurin (2); Catharine M. Sedgwick (4); Rev. Joshua Soule(?); J. Summerfield; William Tell; George Washington (3); Rev. John Wesley; Hugh Williamson; Oliver Wolcott;

Box: 2 Folder : 9A Portraits. Various

Scope and Contents

Portraits are: Rev. Eliphalet Nott (painted by Ames, 1820); Rev. James B. Finley (painted by J. Paradise); Rev. Joshua Soule (Paradise pinx); James Kent LL.D (painted by F.R. Spencer); and from paintings by J. Neagle: Mrs. Barnes as Isabella, Mr. Cowell as Crack, Mr. Duff as Marmion, Mr. E. Forrest as Rolla, and Mr. Macready as Macbeth.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The contents of the folder were the gift of Stephen Manheimer, 2021. Added to the collection and finding aid by archivist Larry Weimer in September 2021.

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